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California Prison Riot

11 Wounded In Violent Prison Riot

AP | Posted 11.19.2012 | San Francisco

FOLSOM, Calif. — A riot Wednesday at a California prison holding many of the state's most hardened criminals left 11 inmates hospitalized, inclu...

State Prison Rocked By Violent Riot

AP | Posted 05.07.2012 | San Francisco

FOLSOM, Calif. — Guards quelled a fight among some 70 inmates at Folsom State Prison on Tuesday by firing warning shots and using pepper spray. ...

California Prison Riot: Guards Fire Shots, Many Injured

AP | By DON THOMPSON | Posted 02.06.2012 | San Francisco

SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Guards shot at least two prisoners Wednesday as they broke up a fight involving 50 inmates at a prison east of Sacramento, corre...

2 Stabbed During 150-Inmate Riot At Folsom Prison

AP | By DON THOMPSON | Posted 07.21.2011 | Los Angeles

SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Six inmates were taken to outside hospitals after a riot at a maximum-security prison in California on Friday, including two inm...

Prison Riot In California Leaves About 250 Inmates Injured

AP | GREG RISLING | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

LOS ANGELES — More than three dozen inmates were released from hospitals Sunday after being involved in a racially motivated riot that badly dam...