Sacramento Kings Host Pickup Game At Folsom State Prison For NBA's Social Justice EffortThe NBA is sending players and coaches into prisons to host pickup games with inmates as part of a new effort designed to lessen the stigmas around those behind bars.
Folsom Prison Inmates Take On Pro Soccer Players In Pickup GameMembers of Republic FC played shoulder to shoulder with some of the toughest criminals in the state.
Guards Shoot And Kill Inmate, Wound Second At New Folsom PrisonThe state corrections department says it happened Friday afternoon at the prison in the Sacramento area as guards tried to break up a fight in the recreation yard of the New Folsom Prison.
Folsom Prison Inmates Find Calm In Crocheting Gifts For Those In NeedAt Folsom Prison, many doing life sentences are making their lives behind bars worthwhile in a most unusual way.
Meet The New Tarantula Named After Johnny CashIt’s a fitting tribute for the artist known as “the Man in Black.”
Women Behind Bars Getting Help Building Technical Skills To Find A JobTwo-dozen women at Folsom Prison are now graduating with the hope of a different type of career thanks to high-tech training.
Backers Make New Pitch For Rejected Folsom Prison Museum RenovationBackers of a privately funded 30,000-square-foot museum are hoping big companies in the area such as Hewlett-Packard and Intel will pitch in. Johnny Cash made history performing “Folsom Prison Blues” at the prison, but 50 years later, Folsom Prison fans are in for a new tune.
Folsom Prison Inmate Dies After Suffering Multiple Stab Wounds In Maximum-Security CellCorrections officials said 35-year-old Roberto Baldizon was found Tuesday morning at California State Prison-Sacramento.
Folsom Prison 'Last Supper' Mural Featuring Inmates, Guards As Disciples In Need Of RestorationThe mural inside Folsom Prison’s Greystone Chapel was designed by inmate 21692, Ralph Pecor in 1938. But it’s been slowly decaying in the 76 years since.
Kids Reunite With Locked-Up Moms Near Mother's Day "Hi, baby," Catherine La France cooed as she swept granddaughter Arianna into her arms and danced around the prison yard with the 3-year-old.
Former Inmate Arrested After Jumping Fence Onto Folsom Prison PropertyA former inmate has been arrested on prison grounds after scaling a fence onto Folsom Prison property this morning.
Multiple People Stabbed In Large Scale Riot At New Folsom PrisonTwo inmates have been stabbed and several others hurt in the largest riot at California State Prison, Sacramento in 16 years, according to prison officials.
Authorities Apprehend Escaped Teenage Inmate From FolsomThe Sacramento County Sheriff's Department has apprehended a teenager who escaped from a minimum secruity prison in the Sacramento area just months before he was due out on parole.