This week’s news around the Bay Area, in photos
After long prison sentences, third strikers who are released must readjust with little assistance.
More than 1,000 three strikers have been released since voters passed Prop. 36, softening the law.
Jeffrey Beard may have the toughest job in state politics, facing multiple crises since taking the job.
An $80 million state grant could help add cells and expand services at the facility.
She says budget cuts reducing court sessions are “basically denying justice across the state.”
Inmates say the units amount to psychological torture. Official say they’re human — and necessary.
Officials lay groundwork for relocating prisoners as Brown asks for extension to court-ordered deadline.
Bill would bar police from handing over undocumented immigrants to federal authorities in most cases.