Audit Says Jail Releases Jumped 37 Percent After RealignmentA new audit says county jails increased the number of inmates they released by 37 percent statewide during the first three years after California began sending lower-level offenders to local lockups instead of state prisons.
California Ordered To Speed Up Inmate ReleasesThe three-judge panel on Friday gave the state a Jan. 1 deadline to start considering parole for nonviolent second-strike inmates.
'Amazing Spider-Man 2' Debut Marks Start Of Summer Box Office SeasonThe Hollywood summer movie season is set to kick off Friday with a friendly neighbor.