Study: California's 12 Oldest Prisons Need Major FixesA new state-commissioned study says California's 12 oldest prisons, some dating to the mid-1800s, need major repairs or replacements if they are to continue housing about a third of the state's inmate population.
Inmate Walks Away From Folsom State Prison Minimum Security FacilityPolice are asking the public to help locate a Folsom State Prison inmate who walked away on Thursday morning. 
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.
Riot Quelled At Folsom State PrisonCorrectional officers had a quell a riot at Folsom State Prison Sunday afternoon, prison officials say.
Whatever Happened To Escaped Cold-Blooded Killer Glen Stewart Godwin? A cold-blooded killer who was sentenced to 26-year-to-life behind bars at Folsom State Prison only served five months before his escape.
Inmates' Crocheted Creations Given To Needy KidsInmates are making a difference and helping Santa even though they're behind bars. A new program is letting inmates make gifts for kids in need. Santa has elves everywhere, even behind bars.
Folsom Unveils 'Johnny Cash Trail' The city of Folsom has completed the first section of the "Johnny Cash Trail" that will pay tribute to the country music icon and his 1968 album "At Folsom Prison."
Folsom Prison Working To Share History With New 'Big House' MuseumJohnny Cash isn't the only man to make history at Folsom State Prison. There's a new effort to take all the prison's stories and build a massive big house prison museum.
Best Literary Landmarks In SacramentoFrom the pages of many authors, in many genres, the literary heritage of Sacramento springs to life. Here are a few literary landmarks in the area.
Riot Breaks Out At Folsom State PrisonA riot involving 70 inmates broke out on the main yard of Folsom State Prison on Tuesday morning.
Child Molester Killed At Folsom State PrisonA man serving 25 years to life for sexually assaulting a child was killed Saturday morning at Folsom State Prison.