Wednesday Sep 10
The London Free Press
Half of inmate suicides happen in solitary confinement: Report
A guard tower is shown at Corcoran State Prison in Corcoran, California in this file photo from October 1, 2013. Canadian prison officials shouldn't be allowed to put mentally ill inmates in solitary confinement, where they are more likely to commit suicide, Canada's corrections watchdog says.
San Francisco Bay View
Culture shock! Leaving Skeleton Bay after decades in solitary
Please accept my apologies for being negligent in not writing much sooner about my transfer out of Skeleton Bay. I could give you a bunch of reasons, but they would probably sound like lame excuses.
Phil Spector moved to hospital prison
Jailed music mogul Phil Spector has been moved to a prison dedicated to the treatment of inmates with long-term health issues.
The Fresno Bee
Corcoran man arrested in attempted rape of minor
On Aug. 7, a 13-year-old girl told police investigating a missing juvenile report that she and a friend were walking to her home when two young men stopped to talk to them and invited them to an apartment.
United Way's Young Leaders Society Celebrates Five Years with Sunset Cruise
United Way of Santa Barbara County's Young Leaders Society Executive Committee members, from left, Brad Smith of Cottage Health System, committee co-chair Dominique Samario of the City of Santa Barbara, Bryce Corcoran of the Bank of the West, Steve Ortiz of United Way, committee co-chair Sarkes Khachek of the Santa Barbara County Association of ... (more)