prison

Replace death penalty with life sentence

I apologize to Mona Saunders for insensitive language in my recent letter to the Auburn Journal (Your View, June 18). I do not know her but would be privileged to visit her and lis ...

Auburn couple face another charge in child endangerment case

An Auburn couple in custody at the Placer County Jail on charges that they did not feed and properly care for their baby girl made a brief appearance in an Auburn courtroom Thursd ...

Some prisoners are vulnerable to crime behind bars

There is societal pecking order within the inmate population and it appears that child molesters are on the bottom of the food chain. Even in a criminal world there's a code, sa ...

Recent stabbing shows prisons are ‘sick’ places

Steven Matthew Schultz, imprisoned for strangling his mother, is accused of fatally stabbing Shannon Graling, a child molester (Journal, Feb. 17). If Schultz did it, why? Is he a w ...

Inmate accused in stabbing death of another prisoner

A prison inmate, serving a life term for killing his mother in Rocklin almost a decade ago, is suspected of fatally stabbing another inmate. Steven Matthew Schultz, 28, allegedly ...