CDCR Inmate Firefighter Dies of Injuries

SACRAMENTO – The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) today announced that an inmate firefighter has died as the result of injuries sustained while working in Humboldt County. The firefighter, Matthew Beck, 26, was leading a crew that was...

Pelican Bay State Prison investigating attack on officers

CRESCENT CITY ― Pelican Bay State Prison (PBSP) officials are investigating an incident that sent eight officers to the hospital with injuries. At 10:25 a.m. today, custody staff responded to a fistfight between two inmates on the B Facility maximum-security general...