Sort by:
Apr 26, 2013 at 1:37 PM
The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation is looking for three female state prison inmates who officers discovered missing during the 9 p.m. Thursday bed count at the Female Rehabilitative Community Correctional Center in Bakersfield.
Apr 6, 2013 at 8:44 AM
By Tuesday, the cabin burglar's life on the lam came to an end, done in by an educated guess by searchers who had grown to know his tendencies, the tracks he left with his snowshoes and the sounds of him chopping wood outside a cabin near a mountain reservoir.
Mar 24, 2013 at 11:34 AM
The shooting death last week of Colorado's prison chief has focused attention on the danger faced by those who oversee the prisons housing the nation's convicts.
Feb 19, 2013 at 1:57 PM
A federal appeals court has ruled that Wiccan prisoners may be entitled to the services of a salaried chaplain.
Jan 14, 2013 at 2:56 PM

Here are the newest additions to Kern County's Most Wanted gallery.

Each of these people are in violation of their parole terms, because they are absconding parole supervision.

Listed with the parolee's mug shot is their name,...
Jan 10, 2013 at 3:42 PM
A California man once sentenced to death for killing two people in the 1960s was under arrest Thursday after police said he led officers to the body of his 89-year-old mother.
Dec 19, 2012 at 12:01 PM
Gov. Jerry Brown on Wednesday appointed a retired corrections chief from Pennsylvania to head California's prison system as it transitions to a smaller institution with more violent prisoners.
Dec 14, 2012 at 3:23 PM

Here are the newest additions to Kern County's Most Wanted gallery.

Each of these people are in violation of their parole terms, because they are absconding parole supervision.

Listed with the parolee's mug shot is their name,...
Dec 6, 2012 at 3:34 PM

Here are the newest additions to Kern County's Most Wanted gallery.

Each of these people are in violation of their parole terms, because they are absconding parole supervision.

Listed with the parolee's mug shot is their name,...
Nov 16, 2012 at 2:57 PM

Here are the newest additions to Kern County's Most Wanted gallery.

Each of these people are in violation of their parole terms, because they are absconding parole supervision.

Listed with the parolee's mug shot is their name,...
Nov 9, 2012 at 4:24 PM

Here are the newest additions to Kern County's Most Wanted gallery.

Each of these people are in violation of their parole terms, because they are absconding parole supervision.

Listed with the parolee's mug shot is their name,...
Nov 1, 2012 at 2:21 PM

Here are the newest additions to Kern County's Most Wanted gallery.

Each of these people are in violation of their parole terms, because they are absconding parole supervision.

Listed with the parolee's mug shot is their name,...
Oct 31, 2012 at 1:10 PM
California corrections officials say a woman who escaped from detention 12 years ago has been arrested in Fairfax.
Oct 29, 2012 at 4:30 PM
Just 10 when he was arrested for killing his neo-Nazi father, the small, blonde child told police he pulled the gun from a low-lying closet shelf and aimed it at the man's ear while he slept in the family's California home.
Oct 26, 2012 at 4:31 PM

Here are the newest additions to Kern County's Most Wanted gallery.

Each of these people are in violation of their parole terms, because they are absconding parole supervision.

Listed with the parolee's mug shot is their name,...