Column | Sep 28, 2013 | 7:33 AM
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Column | Aug 15, 2011Maccao Peoples is a cheerful man, brightly engaging, with worn hands and an easy, if slightly wary smile. Under the circumstances, the cheer is more surprising than the wariness: Peoples has spent the better part of his 50 years in and out of prison, mostly for small stuff, most of it drug-related. He'd get in trouble, get arrested, do some time, be released, fall into old habits, get in trouble again. What he couldn't get was what he thought might break this pattern: a job.
Story | Sep 19, 2012 | 7:02 PM
At least a dozen inmates were hurt during a melee at Folsom state prison Wednesday, One inmate was shot while officers subdued during the incident. The inmate was being treated at a hospital along with at least 11 others with...
Story | Sep 19, 2012 | 12:52 PM
A possible shooting Wednesday inside Folsom State Prison left at least 11 people injured, officials said.
Story | Nov 15, 2012 | 2:23 PM
Admitting once again to federal judges that the state won't be able to reach goals set for reducing crowding in its prisons, Gov. Jerry Brown's administration has asked for a delay while it works on alternatives. In legal filings Thursday,...