SF Man Picks Jail Over Returning To Treatment Program That Kicked Him Out Over CookieA man kicked out of a drug treatment program for taking a cookie without asking chose to serve six months in county jail rather than return to the program, the San Francisco Public Defender's Office said.
Deputies, Inmates Hospitalized After Fentanyl Exposure At SF County JailNine San Francisco sheriff's deputies and five jail inmates were hospitalized Tuesday after being exposed to fentanyl, according to sheriff's officials.
Visionary's Programs Transform Inmates' Lives In & Beyond San Francisco County JailFor pioneering programs that transform the lives of inmates in San Francisco County and beyond, this week's Jefferson Award in the Bay Area goes to Sunny Schwartz.
Public Defender: San Francisco Jail Abuse Continues After Charges DroppedAfter charges were dropped earlier this month against a former and two current San Francisco sheriff’s deputies allegedly linked to a jailhouse “fight club,” Public Defender Jeff Adachi said Wednesday the jailhouse abuse continues.
Ex-Raider, 49er Aldon Smith Back in S.F. County JailAldon Smith is in San Francisco County jail on $500,000 bond after the former Raiders and 49ers player was arrested Friday.
San Francisco Sheriff: 'We Made A Mistake' After ICE Agents Allowed Inside JailTwice last week, Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents were allowed inside the jail to interview inmates, a direct violation of state laws as well as jail policy.
Inmate Mistakenly Released From SF County Jail Turns Himself InVictor Rodriguez arrived at the Hall of Justice lobby voluntarily around 8:55 a.m. Saturday.
Authorities Search For Inmate Mistakenly Released From SF JailAuthorities have issued an alert across the Bay Area regarding a dangerous inmate who was mistakenly released from the San Francisco County Jail.
San Francisco Jail ‘Fight Club’ Lawsuit Settled For $90,000San Francisco supervisors are expected to give final approval Tuesday to a $90,000 settlement of a lawsuit filed by jail inmates who alleged they were forced to fight gladiator-style by sheriff’s deputies.
Protesters Shut Down City Hall Meeting On New San Francisco Jail ProposalProtesters opposed to plans to build a new jail in San Francisco have shut down a meeting at City Hall Wednesday, delaying a key committee vote.
Jailed SF Inmate Escapes, Recaptured, Pleads Not Guilty To EscapeAn inmate who broke free from San Francisco County Jail and eluded capture for more than a week was taken back into custody Tuesday and pleaded not guilty to escaping on Friday.
Runaway San Francisco Jail Inmate Found At Local Homeless ShelterAn inmate who escaped from San Francisco County Jail earlier this month was located tonight at a San Francisco homeless shelter and taken into custody, the sheriff's chief deputy said tonight.
Suspect Arrested In Series Of SF Cell Phone Store Robberies San Francisco police announced the arrest of 38-year old Christopher Bailey, who is suspected in a series of cell phone store robberies throughout the city.
65 Inmates Receive High-School Diploma Through SF Jail Charter School 65 male and female inmates from the San Francisco County Jail received their high-school diplomas Friday through the first charter school in a jail in the country.
San Francisco Set To Pay $450K To Strip-Searched InmatesThe City of San Francisco may soon pay $450,000 to more than a dozen male and female inmates who were strip searched in the county jail.