San Jose Main Jail Inmate Tests Positive For COVID-19, Police Officer Possibly ExposedA Santa Clara County Main Jail inmate tested positive for the novel coronavirus Sunday and a San Jose police officer may have been exposed, according to the Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office.
San Francisco Jail House Romance Leads To Federal Prison Sentence For Former InmateA jail house romance has led to a former San Francisco inmate being sentenced to federal prison for illegally possessing his former girlfriend sheriff deputy's gun.
Santa Rita Inmate Charged In Brutal Beating That Caused Victim To Lose An EyeAn inmate at the Santa Rita Jail in Dublin has been charged with felony mayhem and assault for allegedly beating a fellow inmate so brutally last month that the victim lost his right eye.
Inmate Charged With Attempted Murder For Attacking Sonoma County Sheriff's DeputiesA Sonoma County jail inmate has been charged with attempted murder after he attacked two deputies with a crudely-made jailhouse shank inside his cell, authorities said.
San Francisco Announces Plan To Stop Charging Jail Inmates For Phone CallsSan Francisco Mayor London Breed and Sheriff Vicki Hennessy on Wednesday announced plans to stop charging inmates to make phone calls from jail.
San Quentin Inmate Charged With Fatally Shooting Girlfriend In Head In Half Moon BayAn inmate at San Quentin has been charged with fatally shooting his then-girlfriend in the head at a home in Half Moon Bay, last year.
Botched Probe Forces DA To Drop Charges Against Deputies Accused Of Running Fight Club In SF JailThe investigation involving three sheriff's deputies accused of making inmates battle each other 'gladiator-style' was so botched, the San Francisco District Attorney is dropping all charges.
Surveillance Video Shows Escaped San Quentin Inmate Stealing Car In San RafaelAn inmate who walked away from San Quentin State Prison work crew may be connected to a carjacking that happened nearby on Wednesday night, according to prison officials.
Sonoma County Jail Fire Hospitalizes 21 People For Smoke Inhalation TreatmentFive inmates and 16 Sonoma County Jail staff members were treated at hospitals for smoke inhalation after an inmate started a fire in the jail Monday morning, county sheriff's officials said.
Inmate Suspected Of Killing Fellow Inmate At Soledad Prison ArrestedA reputed gang member has been arrested in connection with the fatal stabbing of a fellow inmate at a prison in Soledad.
Lawsuit Alleges Abuse Of Pregnant Inmates At Santa Rita JailSix current and former inmates who were pregnant at Santa Rita Jail leveled accusations of abuse against guards in a lawsuit filed Thursday in federal court in Oakland,
Lockdown At SF Hall Of Justice Ends, All Inmates Accounted ForA lockdown at San Francisco's Hall of Justice ended quickly Thursday afternoon after sheriff's officials determined that all inmates were accounted for.
Palo Alto Courthouse Security In Question After Inmates Pull Off Brazen EscapeAfter two dangerous inmates pulled off a brazen escape from the Palo Alto courthouse, questions swirl over security staffing that day.
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.
San Quentin Death Row Inmate Slashes Corrections Officer In FaceA condemned inmate at San Quentin State Prison attacked a corrections officer with an inmate-made knife Thursday morning, according to the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation.