County Jail

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Serial Stowaway Sentenced To The Slammer

Before she was sentenced, Superior Court Judge Alan Rubin gave Marilyn Hartman a tongue lashing.

08/13/2014

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Simi Valley Man, 30, Accused Of Selling Heroin

A 30-year-old Simi Valley man is accused of selling heroin, according to authorities.

10/05/2013

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California Seeks 3-Year Delay In Inmate Releases

Gov. Jerry Brown asked federal judges on Monday for a three-year delay in their requirement that the state release thousands of inmates by year’s end to ease prison overcrowding.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/16/2013

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No Spike In Parolee Arrests Under State’s Prison Realignment Law

A study that tracked California parolees has found no spike in arrests since responsibility for many ex-convicts shifted to local authorities under the state’s prison realignment law.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/16/2013

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LA County Sheriff’s Deputy Accused Of Hitting 19-Year-Old Inmate

Authorities Friday said a Los Angeles County Sheriff’s deputy will be arraigned next month on an assault charge stemming from an alleged incident with an inmate in July 2011.

04/12/2013

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Sheriff Baca Hoping Public Will Contribute Materials So Inmates Can Make Holiday Toys

Sheriff Lee Baca is hoping the public and store merchants will respond to a request for materials that will be used by county jail inmates to construct wooden toys and cloth dolls for needy children.

12/12/2011

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Transfer Of Non-Violent Inmates From CA Prisons To County Jails Set To Begin

A controversial plan to transfer tens of thousands of inmates from state prisons to county jails starts this weekend.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/30/2011

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Son Accused Of Setting SUV On Fire With His Mother Locked Inside

A Southland man is accused of setting a car on fire with his mother locked inside.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/31/2011

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