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California to close Northern California jail as inmate inhabitants dwindles

California to close Northern California jail as inmate inhabitants dwindles

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Via DON THOMPSON | The Related Press SACRAMENTO — A decade after jail crowding pressured California to realign its legal justice machine, the inhabitants in what as soon as used to be the country’s greatest state correctional machine has contracted to the purpose the place officers introduced Tuesday they are going to shut one among two inmate firefighter coaching facilities. The California Correctional Middle in Susanville will shut by way of July 2022, officers stated, the second one such jail closure introduced in fresh months. The adjustments have inmates’ lawyers being worried that crowding may sooner or later once more transform an issue. The 58-year previous jail, one among two in rural Lassen County in northeastern California, trains inmate firefighters who group of workers 14 f...
Harm Northern California inmate firefighter launched from ICE cling

Harm Northern California inmate firefighter launched from ICE cling

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Via DON THOMPSON | The Related Press SACRAMENTO — An injured California inmate firefighter has been launched from federal immigration detention and is house along with his folks and sister for the primary time since his arrest greater than 20 years in the past when he was once age 16, his lawyer stated Thursday. FILE – On this Oct. 16, 2020 report picture equipped by way of the California Division of Corrections and Rehabilitation displays California inmate firefighter Bounchan Keola. Keola has been launched from federal immigration detention and is house along with his folks and sister for the primary time since his arrest greater than 20 years in the past when he was once age 16, his lawyer stated Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021. (California Division of Corrections and Rehabilitation by way o...