'They Couldn't Wait To Release Him': OCSD Released Inmate Who Unknowingly Infected Family With COVID-19An Orange County jail released half of its inmates in the wake of the worsening coronavirus pandemic, but one of those released was unknowingly infected with the virus and spread it to his family.
Suspect In 1976 Cold Case Murder Becomes First OC Jail Inmate To Die Of COVIDThe 68-year-old Marine veteran is the first Orange County Jail inmate to die of the coronavirus.
'The Public Should Be In A Panic': Orange County Jail Population Ordered To Be Cut In HalfA judge has ordered the Orange County jail population to be cut in half so that inmates can properly social distance and abide by coronavirus safety protocols. 
Judge Orders OC Sheriff To Reduce Jail Population By 50% Due To PandemicThe Orange County Superior Court Friday ordered Sheriff Don Barnes to reduce jail populations by 50% in an effort to prevent further spread of COVID-19.
Orange County Jail System Experiencing COVID-19 OutbreakThe Orange County Jail system is working to mitigate a COVID-19 outbreak after 102 inmates tested positive for COVID-19 on Thursday.
2 Inmates At OC Jail Test Positive For COVID-19, Bringing Total To 3Two more inmates at the Men's Central Jail in Santa Ana have tested positive for the novel coronavirus, bringing the total to three.
First Orange County Inmate Tests Positive For CoronavirusThe inmate is the first in Orange County to test positive for the virus, Carrie Braun of the Orange County Sheriff's Department said Tuesday.
Father Of 13-Day-Old Boy Arrested On Child Abuse ChargesThe boy had a skull fracture, visible injuries to his body and face as well as internal injuries. The child also tested positive for methamphetamine and was listed in critical condition.
No More Drug-Laced Greeting Cards, OC Jails Crack Down On Inmate MailBetween January and May, canines intercepted 147 greeting cards containing narcotics, most of which had been soaked in meth.
Grand Jury: OC Jailhouse Informant Allegations 'Unfounded'A grand jury report has determined that allegations of large-scale corruption within the Orange County legal system in regard to the use of jailhouse informants is “unfounded.”
Video Offers First Look At Men Deputies Say Escaped From OC Jail As They Arrive At LockupAll three inmates who authorities say escaped from a maximum-security lockup have been brought back to the same facility in Santa Ana.