California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation
How a massive outbreak at California's San Quentin State Prison spread to death row, killing a dozen condemned prisoners.
A source told TMZ "it's just a matter of time."
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"I love the cutting, I love the chainsaw, I love being on the mountains. It's one of the places where you feel free. You feel like you're giving back."
As part of drought controls imposed across California, inmates in the state's overcrowded prison system—some of whom depend on showers to wash their clothes—are feeling the difference.
One inmate says that prison gangs and even guards team up to assault and sometimes kill sex offenders.
He broke down how much the devices cost, their availability, how they get in, what they're being used for, and the consequences of getting caught with one.
Drug smuggling is surging at many California county jails thanks in part to gang members getting pinched on purpose for minor offenses so they can take part in the lucrative contraband trade.
In 2011, California introduced a program that gives low-level female prisoners a way to go home and care for their families, with the added benefit of reduced overcrowding in penitentiaries. The problem: few eligible inmates are permitted to take...
A whole bunch of prison newsletters are about to be declared "obscene" and banned.