Thursday 5/311:42 am
By Bay City News
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.
Friday 3/306:54 pm
By Janis Mara
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.
Tuesday 3/2712:58 pm
By Melissa Hartman
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.
Wednesday 2/217:58 pm
By Scott Morris
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.
Thursday 12/2810:03 pm
By Daniel Montes
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.
Thursday 7/206:39 pm
By Kiley Russell
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.
Thursday 11/242:07 pm
By Keith Burbank
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.
Wednesday 8/192:20 am
By Sara Gaiser
An inmate at a state prison medical facility in Vacaville allegedly tried to kill a guard early this morning, according to prison officials.
The inmate attacked the correctional officer in the California Medical Facility’s Psychiatric Services Unit around 1:40 a.m.…
Friday 8/1412:56 pm
By Daniel Montes
An inmate killed during a prison riot in Folsom has been identified as Hugo Pinell, a man who was involved in a deadly escape attempt from San Quentin State Prison decades ago.
Thursday 5/711:25 am
By James Lanaras
San Quentin State Prison inmates are performing two plays by William Shakespeare and an inmate-written play about issues facing military veterans this month, according to a spokesman for the prison.
Inmates will perform “Julius Caesar” on May 15, the veterans’…
Thursday 3/262:17 pm
By Hannah AlbaraziJail inmates held in San Francisco’s Hall of Justice allege sheriff’s deputies have forced them to fight “gladiator-style,” San Francisco Public Defender Jeff Adachi said Thursday.
Adachi said Thursday that his office was alerted to the allegedly deputy-orchestrated fights through…