Group Sues Top Calif. Prison Official To Release Info On Solitary Confinement Solitary confinement opponents have filed a lawsuit hoping to get state officials to release thousands of documents about the use of "isolated segregation" in California prisons.
Corrections Officer Sentenced To 1 Year For Stalking Ex-GirlfriendA California corrections officer has been sentenced to a year in jail after pleading no contest to stalking a former girlfriend who broke off their relationship.
Brown Plan To Transfer Inmates May Strip Firefighter Support Crews A cost-cutting move to transfer tens of thousands of state inmates to county jails could potentially cripple a key component of California's firefighting force.