Inmate in Santa Clara County Jail Dies, Another Inmate HospitalizedA 32-year-old Santa Clara County Jail inmate died and a second inmate was hospitalized after the two were found unresponsive in a bathroom at the Elmwood Correctional Facility in Milpitas early Thursday morning, county sheriff's officials said.
Santa Clara County Sheriff Reports 3 New COVID-19 Cases Among InmatesThe Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office on Wednesday announced three new cases of COVID-19 coronavirus among inmates at its jails since last weekend.
Inmate Found Dead At Milpitas Correctional Facility; Coronavirus Possible CauseA 58-year-old man was found dead in his cell at the Elmwood Correctional Facility in Milpitas early Thursday morning, and investigators are working to determine his cause of death, including if coronavirus was a factor, Santa Clara County sheriff's officials said.
Drones Dropping Drugs, Contraband Into NorCal PrisonsDrones are becoming a growing concern among jail guards. That’s because people may try to use them to smuggle in drugs.
Inmate Found Unconscious At Elmwood Correctional Facility In MilpitasAn inmate is being treated for life-threatening injuries after he was found unconscious and not breathing at the base of a stairway at a Milpitas jail early Tuesday morning.
Inmate Allegedly Nearly Kills Cellmate At Milpitas JailA jail inmate in custody at the Elmwood Correctional Facility in Milpitas on a misdemeanor offense nearly killed his cellmate early Tuesday morning, Santa Clara County sheriff's officials said.
Deputies Hurt By Inmate Drunk On 'Pruno' In Milpitas Jail CellAn inmate allegedly assaulted two deputies at the Elmwood Correctional Facility in Milpitas on Monday afternoon, a Santa Clara County sheriff’s spokesman said.
Inmate Found Dead At Elmwood Correctional Facility In MilpitasA 51-year-old man died while in custody at the Elmwood Correctional Facility in Milpitas Friday morning, a Santa Clara County sheriff’s spokesman said.
2-Alarm Fire Burns At Milpitas JailThe Milpitas and San Jose fire departments responded to a two-alarm fire at Santa Clara County’s Elmwood Correctional Facility late Wednesday morning, a fire battalion chief said.
Milpitas Inmates Help Crank Out Christmas ToysInmates at the Elmwood Correctional Facility in Milpitas have been carving hundreds of wooden toys, from rocking horses to trucks to train whistles.