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Prison System

Gov. Jerry Brown (Photo credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Gov. Brown Says No Easy Answers On Troubled Prisons

Gov. Jerry Brown said Thursday that problems remain in California’s prison system, even as he argues that conditions have improved so much that the state should take over control from the federal courts.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/24/2013

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Report: Drug Trade Is Thriving In LA County Jails

An illicit drug trade is thriving at Los Angeles County jails, helped in part by crooked guards who deliver contraband to inmates.

10/02/2011