Sex Offender Escapes From Fresno County Jail By Swapping ID BraceletsAuthorities are searching for a registered sex offender who escaped from the Fresno County jail by swapping identification bracelets with a fellow inmate.
3rd Santa Clara Co. Deputy Accused Of Murdering Inmate Granted BailThe last of three Santa Clara County correctional deputies charged in the murder of an inmate last month was granted bail Tuesday.
Inmate Dies In Custody At Santa Clara County JailAn inmate at the Santa Clara County Main Jail in San Jose died in custody Monday morning, according to a sheriff’s sergeant.
2 Of 3 Deputies Charged In Santa Clara County Jail Death Post BailTwo of three correctional deputies charged in the death of an inmate at the Santa Clara County Main Jail in San Jose have posted bail, a Superior Court spokesman said Monday.
After Inmate’s Death, Santa Clara Co. Cadets Receive Training On Handling Mentally Ill InmatesAfter three Santa Clara County correctional officers were charged with murder in the death of a mentally ill inmate, a new group of cadets receive training in crisis intervention as they prepare to graduate.
Santa Clara Co. Deputies Accused Of Killing Inmate Appear In CourtThree Santa Clara County correctional deputies were arraigned Tuesday on charges in last month’s death of 31-year-old inmate Michael James Tyree and the alleged assault of a second inmate.
Marchers In San Jose Protest Death Of Inmate In Santa Clara County JailAbout 100 people marched Friday afternoon in San Jose to protest the death of a Santa Clara County jail inmate, which allegedly occurred at the hands of three correctional deputies.
Medical Examiner: Santa Clara Co. Jail Inmate Died Of Blunt Force InjuriesThree South Bay jail guards have been arrested after an inmate under their watch was found dead of multiple blunt trauma, authorities said Thursday.
Three Correctional Deputies Arrested On Murder Charges After Santa Clara County Inmate Found DeadThree Santa Clara County correctional deputies have been arrested Thursday on suspicion of murdering an inmate.
California To End Unlimited Solitary Confinement Of Gang Members In State PrisonsCalifornia is ending its unlimited isolation of imprisoned gang leaders, restricting a practice that once kept hundreds of inmates in notorious segregation units for a decade or longer.
6 San Quentin Prison Inmates Diagnosed With Legionnaires DiseaseSix San Quentin prison inmates have been diagnosed with Legionnaires disease as of Sunday, officials with the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation announced.
San Quentin Halts Intake Of Prisoners After Inmate Diagnosed With Legionnaires DiseasePrison officials halted the intake of prisoners at San Quentin Friday after one was diagnosed with Legionnaires disease on Thursday
Inmate Found Dead In Martinez Jail, Apparently Hanged With BedsheetA 38-year-old male inmate who was being held at the Martinez Detention Facility died Saturday.
Inmate In Vacaville Medical Facility Allegedly Tries To Kill GuardAn inmate at a state prison medical facility in Vacaville allegedly tried to kill a guard early Tuesday morning, according to prison officials.
California Could Become 1st State To Pay For Prisoner's Sex Reassignment SurgeryGov. Jerry Brown is weighing whether to grant parole to a transgender inmate who is trying to force California to become the first state to pay for a prisoner's sex reassignment surgery.