In Custody Deaths at West Valley Detention Center

In Custody Deaths at West Valley Detention Center sounding an alarm with the public. San Bernardino County has a duty to protect all prisoners.

The California Booking Process

THE CALIFORNIA BOOKING PROCESS EXPLAINED What happens after a defendant has been arrested? Defendants (also known as arrestees) are transferred to an inmate reception center or police station and brought into a booking room by the arresting Deputy. The defendant is searched again before handcuffs are removed. The defendant’s belongings are inventoried and the interview … Continued

California Bail Bond Industry Lawsuit

$2 Billion California Bail Bond Industry Threatened by Lawsuit Against San Francisco

The History of West Valley Detention Center

The West Valley Detention Center (WVDC) was opened in 1991 and is one of the largest county jails in the State of California.  With a bed capacity of 3,347, WVDC completes 50,000 to 60,000 bookings and releases each year.  The facility provides medical, dental and mental health services and facilitates worship services to various denominations.  … Continued

Escape from Alcatraz Solved 50 years Later

The Escape from Alcatraz solved 50 years later.