Fight At Pitchess Detention Center Sends 7 Deputies, 2 Inmates To HospitalA fight broke out Thursday at the Pitchess Detention Center in Castiac that injured 10 inmates and seven staff members.
'Deeply Disturbing:' LA County Jail Inmates Intentionally Trying To Contract CoronavirusSurveillance video taken inside the Pitchess Detention Center in Castaic showed inmates trying to contract coronavirus by sharing bottles and masks. Within a week of when the video was shot, 21 inmates had tested positive.
Autopsy Pending On Inmate Jailed Last Week For Having Sex With 16-Year-Old GirlThe deceased was identified Saturday as 47-year-old Carson resident Herman Charles Nash, a former personal trainer and girls basketball coach.
Glider Causes Stir After Deputies Say Pilot Flew Near Detention Center In CastaicA Sheriff's helicopter followed a man flying a motorized glider over the hills of Castaic before he landed.
Detention Center Teacher Accused Of Sex With Inmate In Jail ClassroomA 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.
Sheriff Baca Hoping Public Will Contribute Materials So Inmates Can Make Holiday ToysSheriff 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 CenterAuthorities say up to 600 men were involved in a disturbance at a Los Angeles County jail that sent two inmates to the hospital.