Hanford Sentinel-- Authorities are investigating an 80-inmate riot that broke out at California State Prison Corcoran on Monday night.
The Associated Press-- A parolee has pleaded guilty to felonies for a 10-day Northern California crime spree that ended with the kidnapping and murder of a popular Vietnamese radio talk show host.
By Tyrone Garcia, 28, was arrested Tuesday after state corrections officials contacted Napa police to say he was in violation of his parole, which was monitored by a GPS ankle bracelet, according to a police log entry.
By Matt O'Brien, Contra Costa Times-- Two top Contra Costa leaders -- Richmond's police chief and the county sheriff -- are clashing over a plan to use state money to expand the West County Jail, which holds county inmates but is also the Bay Area's only overnight federal immigration detention center.
BY RICHARD K. De ATLEY, Press-Enterprise-- The Riverside County agencies that deal with the state’s realignment program met Tuesday to begin dividing up $43 million in state allocation funds for the first full year of the program.