Inmate Death

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Third Sonoma Inmate Found Dead In As Many Weeks

The Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office says an inmate with a history of drug abuse has been found dead in his jail cell, the third inmate death at a Sonoma County detention facility in three weeks.

10/19/2014

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Homicide Suspected In 2 California Inmate Deaths

Officials say foul play is suspected in the deaths of two inmates at a federal prison in Southern California, which is on lockdown as an investigation proceeds.

06/22/2014

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Man Dies After Collapse In Riverside County Jail

Authorities say an inmate was declared dead after being found with a serious cut Christmas morning in his cell at a Riverside County jail, but it was later found he had suffered a medical problem and cut himself as he collapsed.

12/27/2013

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Inmate Death At State Prison In Jamestown Investigated As Homicide

Officials say they are investigating an inmate’s death at a state prison in Jamestown as a homicide.

12/13/2013

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Inmate Found Dead In Northern California Jail

Authorities say an investigation is under way following the death of a 29-year-old inmate at a jail in Northern California.

03/04/2013

Inmate Found Dead In Sacramento Jail

Sacramento County authorities say an inmate has been found dead in the Sacramento County Main Jail.

12/12/2010