Bay Area Federal Prison Escapees Continue To Elude RecaptureTwo inmates who walked away from a minimum security federal prison camp in Dublin continued to elude recapture Thursday more than two weeks after their escape.
Manhunt Intensifies; Federal Prison Escapee Spotted In Livermore A female inmate who walked away from a minimum security federal prison camp in Dublin was spotted in rural Livermore early Thursday, authorities said.
Female Populations Grow In U.S. Jails, But California Bucks The TrendThe number of female inmates in California jails declined by roughly .4 percent from 2014 to 2015.
State Audit Into Illegal Female Prison Inmate Sterilizations Calls For Investigations Of Doctors, HospitalsCalifornia's medical board and Department of Public Health have been asked to investigate 17 doctors and eight hospitals involved in the illegal sterilizations of female prison inmates, based on a critical state audit released Thursday.
ACLU Sues To Stop Mandatory Pregnancy Tests In Alameda County JailsThe American Civil Liberties Union of Northern California filed a lawsuit Monday against the Alameda County Sheriff's Office over a policy requiring all women booked into Alameda County jails who are younger than 60 to submit to a pregnancy test.