Condemned inmate Herminio Serna dies of unknown causes

Condemned inmate Herminio Serna dies of unknown causes

SAN QUENTIN — Condemned inmate Herminio Serna, 53, who was on California’s death row from Santa Clara County, was pronounced dead on Monday, December 3, 2018, at 8:37 p.m. at San Quentin State Prison. The cause of death is unknown pending the results of an autopsy....

Offender Walks Away from Los Angeles Reentry Program

LOS ANGELES — California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) officials are looking for Kent Garrett, 51, who walked away from the Male Community Reentry Program (MCRP) facility in Los Angeles on Friday, November 30, 2018. An emergency search was...

CDCR Investigating Riots at Two State Prisons

SACRAMENTO — The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) is investigating two separate mass disturbances that occurred today at Pleasant Valley and Avenal State Prisons. The riots sent a total of 11 inmates to outside hospitals for treatment....