Notorious Member Of 'San Quentin 6' Killed In New Folsom Prison RiotAn inmate involved in a bloody 1971 San Quentin escape attempt that left six dead has been killed by a fellow prisoner, corrections officials said Wednesday.
Golden State GM Bob Myers Spends Time With San Quentin WarriorsSome of the Warriors front office spent time in prison last weekend at San Quentin.
Murder, Tragedy Are Familiar Themes For Actors In San Quentin Production Of Shakespeare's MacbethSan Quentin, one of the toughest prisons in the United States is showcasing talent that shines new light on the plays of Shakespeare.
San Quentin's Death Row Is Running Out Of RoomSan Quentin’s Death Row is home to some of the state’s most notorious criminals, but the prison may be running out of room for them, prompting Governor Jerry Brown to ask for millions of dollars to pay for more cells.
Death Row Inmate Dies In San Quentin Decades After Stabbing Mentally Handicapped Woman To DeathA 67-year-old death row inmate died of unknown causes at San Quentin State Prison in Marin County on Wednesday evening, according to the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation.
'The Last Mile' Transforms San Quentin Inmates Into Tech EntrepreneursUnlike the movie with the same name about a group of hopeless death row inmates, The Last Mile is the first-ever business incubator to operate behind bars.
San Quentin Death Row Inmate Who Raped, Killed Teen Stepdaughter Dies In HospitalA San Quentin State Prison death row inmate convicted of the 1998 rape and murder of his stepdaughter in Sacramento County died Wednesday at a nearby hospital, state prison officials said Thursday.
Entrepreneurial San Quentin Inmates Getting Chance To Pitch Ideas To Tech LeadersEntrepreneurial inmates at San Quentin are getting a chance to present their ideas to tech and business leaders.
San Quentin Death Row Inmate Michael Lee Elliot Dies At HospitalSan Quentin State Prison death row inmate Michael Lee Elliot died Monday at a hospital, a prison spokesman said Tuesday.
Inmate Known As 'Oracle Of San Quentin' Gains Reputation Of Being Stock-Picking GuruOn Thursday nights at San Quentin, inmates pack a classroom to hear from a man they call “The Oracle.”
From Prisoners To Programmers -- San Quentin Inmates Are Learning How To CodeA very lucky group of inmates at San Quentin are getting a high-tech break. They're getting top-notch instruction in Java Script, HTML and CSS.
Inmate On San Quentin Death Row Since 1995 Dies Of Natural CausesState prisons officials say a San Quentin death row inmate convicted of two 1985 murders in Los Angeles has died of natural causes.
UC Davis 'Whistleblower' Wins Lawsuit After Reporting Unethical Study On PrisonersA jury has awarded a $730,000 verdict to a whistleblower who reported on an unethical pain management study on prison inmates by researchers at the University of California, Davis.
4,000 Gallons Of Gasoline Spilled From Monday's Overturned Tanker Wreck On Sir Francis Drake Blvd. In Marin CountyCalifornia Highway Patrol officials said 4,000 gallons of gasoline spilled when a big-rig with two tank trailers overturned on Sir Francis Drake Boulevard near San Quentin State Prison in Marin County on Monday.
Overturned Big Rig Leaks Fuel, Creates 580 To 101 Gridlock For Richmond BridgeA tanker truck crash has blocked a portion of one of Marin County's main traffic arteries Monday morning, creating a backup that extended across the Richmond Bridge throughout the morning commute.