Pitchess Detention Center

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Glider Causes Stir After Deputies Say Pilot Flew Near Detention Center In Castaic

A Sheriff’s helicopter followed a man flying a motorized glider over the hills of Castaic before he landed.


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Detention Center Teacher Accused Of Sex With Inmate In Jail Classroom

A teacher at Pitchess Detention Center was charged Thursday with unlawful sexual conduct with a male inmate, according to the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office.


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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.



Brawl Breaks Out At Pitchess Detention Center

Authorities say up to 600 men were involved in a disturbance at a Los Angeles County jail that sent two inmates to the hospital.