Condemned Inmate Ronald Bell Dies

Condemned Inmate Ronald Bell Dies

CORCORAN — Condemned inmate Ronald Bell, 69, who was on California’s death row from Contra Costa County, died of unknown causes at California State Prison-Corcoran on March 8. Bell was found unresponsive in his cell at 6:30 p.m. Emergency lifesaving measures were...

Officials Arrest Offender Who Walked Away from Fire Camp

MARIPOSA COUNTY — Law enforcement officials today arrested Joseph Speakman, an offender who walked away from the Mount Bullion Conservation Camp in Mariposa County on March 1. At 1:55 p.m., Speakman was found hiding near a vacant cabin located in a rural area about...