The Ella Baker Center for Human Rights will join faith leaders and advocates at a rally Sunday at the main gates of San Quentin State …
Dozens of inmates were injured in a prison riot in Soledad late Wednesday morning and guards fired nine rounds from a rifle as warning shots …
Contra Costa County Sheriff David Livingston clashed with immigrant rights activists during an occasionally combative update to the Board of Supervisors on the extent of …
Two women were released from custody on time served Tuesday after pleading no contest to attempting to bring drugs into a jail in San Mateo County, according to prosecutors.
The Contra Costa Republican Party and a gubernatorial candidate spoke out today in favor of the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office’s practice of publishing release dates and personal information of jail inmates.
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents gained entry into Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office’s jail facility and interviewed multiple inmates in March, according to a sheriff’s spokesman.
Two U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents were given access to two interview rooms at San Francisco County jails last week.
As of Tuesday, the San Francisco Sheriff’s Department has formally implemented new policies for inmates at city jails who identify as transgender, gender variant or non-binary, San Francisco Sheriff Vicki Hennessy said today.
Ten people, including five female jail inmates, are accused of being involved in a scheme to distribute methamphetamine inside San Mateo County’s Maple Street Correctional Center.
One of two inmates from Santa Clara county who escaped from a Palo Alto courthouse earlier this month was captured by authorities Tuesday evening in Stockton.
A $25,000 reward has been offered for information leading to the capture of two inmates who boldly escaped from a Palo Alto courthouse.
Investigators are trying to figure out how four inmates who overdosed Wednesday at the Santa Clara County Main Jail in San Jose got their hands on suspected opioids.
Two inmates at the Santa Clara County Main Jail in San Jose attacked a third inmate with a shiv on Sunday morning, stabbing him more than 40 times.
One of two inmates who escaped from the Santa Clara County Main Jail in San Jose last week was arrested Tuesday.
Four inmates tied clothes and bed sheets together Wednesday night to escape the Santa Clara County main jail in San Jose.
Santa Clara County sheriff’s officials said deputies concluded their search Thursday morning around the main jail in San Jose for two inmates who escaped Wednesday night and are still at-large.
A prison inmate who allegedly walked away from a minimum-security medical facility in Vacaville was apprehended at a Richmond home.
Two inmates passed their high school equivalency exams and six
others earned certificates in subjects such as mathematics, science and
Outgoing San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi welcomed eight new deputies Friday.
Two brothers and Sonoma County Jail inmates briefly escaped the Main Adult Detention Facility in Santa Rosa Tuesday.