Twin Towers Correctional Facility
A Los Angeles County jail was on lockdown for 5½ hours after an employee lost their weapon.
The jail reportedly was taken off lockdown at 9:30 a.m. after officials were confident that no inmate had a weapon.
Several employees with the L.A. County Sheriff’s Department were ordered Monday to stand trial for allegedly beating jail inmates at the Twin Towers Correctional Facility.
An alleged racially motivated fight Tuesday involving dozens of inmates at Twin Towers Correctional Facility in downtown Los Angeles left four people injured.
A woman is devastated by the death of her boyfriend while he was in custody at the Twin Towers Correctional Facility in downtown Los Angeles.
An inmate at Twin Towers Correctional Facility was beaten to death Tuesday by two other inmates, according to authorities.
The American Civil Liberties Union has filed a federal class-action lawsuit Wednesday, accusing Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca and his top commanders of ignoring a widespread and historical culture of violence by deputies against inmates.
An 18-year-old inmate died in a Los Angeles County jail after being punched in the face by a sheriff’s deputy during an altercation, a sheriff’s captain said Friday.