Sonoma County Jail

22-ounce wooden-handled framing hammer with milled head and "straight" claw (Licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0 ca via Wikimedia Commons)

Corte Madera Man Allegedly Tailed Driver Who Cut Him Off, Assaulted Him With Hammer

Sean Exter allegedly got angry when a box truck cut in front of him on Bodega Highway and hit the driver on the back of the head with a carpenter’s framing hammer.

04/04/2015

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Series Of Inmate Deaths At Sonoma County Jail Prompts Review Of Procedures

A series of inmate deaths at the Sonoma County Jail in Santa Rosa has prompted the sheriff’s office to hire an outside panel to review policies and medical practices at the jail.

10/22/2014

(CBS)

Taxi Driver Takes Unruly Passengers Straight To Sonoma County Jail During Assault

A Santa Rosa taxi driver drove to the Sonoma County jail for help while he was allegedly being attacked by an unruly passenger, police said Sunday.

06/24/2013

(CBS)

Sonoma County Jail Officer Charged With Molesting Girl

A Sonoma County Jail corrections officer is facing criminal charges that stem from allegations that he molested a girl in Santa Rosa late last month.

03/07/2013

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Santa Rosa Police Seize 6 Pounds Of Pot After 2-Month Investigation

Santa Rosa police seized 6 pounds of marijuana and items indicative of selling controlled substances after a 2-month long investigation.

11/17/2012

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North Bay Couple Arrested On Separate DUI Charges

California Highway Patrol officers responding to a crash in Santa Rosa last week ended up arresting a couple on suspicion of driving under the influence.

CBS San Francisco–10/18/2010