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Inmate’s Death Now Viewed as Suspicious

SACRAMENTO—The death of a Sacramento County Jail inmate is now being investigated as a possible homicide. Edward Larson, 54, was found dead inside his cell on Sunday morning, December 14,


Bakersfield suspect dies in custody

BAKERSFIELD — A 27-year-old Oildale man died on Saturday while be transported to a downtown jail shortly after being taken into custody by sheriff’s deputies. Thomas Smoot was pronounced dead at around 7:30


Coroner’s Final Report Confirms PCP Responsible for Moreno Valley Arrestee’s Death

MORENO VALLEY – Two months after the death of a man in custody, the Riverside Coroner confirmed that the homicide was linked to PCP usage. On October 11, 2013 at