I once heard my dad say, "A bullet costs 75 cents—they ought to line them all up, and shoot them in the head."
An inmate at High Desert State Prison was shot by guards while he and two other boot-wearing inmates allegedly kicked another prisoner in the head, state corrections officials said Thursday.
Guards at Calipatria State Prison fired warning shots and foam-tipped rubber bullets after a prison-yard riot broke out involving nearly 300 inmates, corrections officials said Tuesday afternoon.
A state prison guard in Soledad was stabbed in the back of the head Friday by an inmate who allegedly slipped out of his handcuffs and went at him with a handmade shank, a spokesman said.
n">A guard at a California prison shot to death an inmate who was attacking another prisoner with a shank during a riot over the weekend, just days after a deadly riot at another correctional facility in the state, officials said on...