New Jail, Courtrooms Could Solve Fresno Overcrowding Issue

As jail populations continue to swell, Fresno County officials are considering two expansion options that may ease its stressed correctional system.

Lawsuits Brought Against California County Correctional Facilities

With Gov. Jerry Brown’s AB 109 that sends low-level offenders to county jails rather than state correctional facilities, California county jails have witnessed an influx of lawsuits for alleged unsuitable facilities.