Convicted Santa Clara County Killer Suspected In State Prison HomicideA convicted killer from Santa Clara County was being investigated as the suspect in an inmate homicide at Corcoran State Prison, state corrections officials said Wednesday.
California Killer Accused In Gruesome Beheading, Torturing Of CellmateOne convicted killer has been accused of beheading another in what authorities call an exceptionally sadistic torture slaying at a Northern California prison.
Richmond Killer Among 2 Inmates Found Dead In Cells At NorCal PrisonTwo convicted murderers were found dead in their cells within 24 hours at a Northern California prison, one murdered by his cellmate, corrections officials said.
Inmate Stabs Correctional Officer At Central Valley PrisonAuthorities say an inmate at a state prison in the Central Valley stabbed a correctional officer at a drug abuse treatment facility.
Charles Manson Back At Central California Prison After Hospital StayManson, 82, was at California State Prison, Corcoran as of Saturday, according to the state Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation.
Report Critical Of Solitary Confinement At California PrisonsCalifornia has violated global standards by keeping thousands of inmates in isolation cells, according to an Amnesty International report released Thursday that criticizes conditions at two of the state’s maximum security prisons as “cruel and inhuman.”
Garrido To Be Held In Same Prison Unit As MansonThe man sentenced to life in prison for kidnapping, raping and holding Jaycee Dugard captive for 18 years arrived at a state prison Thursday, where he will have some notorious neighbors.
Charles Manson Caught Using Cell Phone From Prison - AgainCult killer Charles Manson has been caught with a smuggled prison cell phone for the second time.
Charles Manson Caught Using Cell Phone From PrisonOne of California’s most infamous prisoners has been communicating from behind prison walls making calls and sending texts with a cell phone smuggled into his cell.