Kern Valley State Prison Officers Quell Large-Scale Riot

DELANO – Custody staff at Kern Valley State Prison (KVSP) quickly contained, isolated and controlled a large-scale incident on the prison’s maximum-security yard today. At 10:43 a.m. a fight amongst four inmates on the recreational yard quickly escalated into a riot...

Riot at Folsom State Prison under Investigation

FOLSOM – Officials at Folsom State Prison (FSP) are investigating a riot that occurred Sunday, Jan. 29. The riot was quelled within minutes and no staff members were injured. One inmate was transported to an outside hospital. The riot began at 2:05 p.m. in the main...