Tag: Prison

Jean Lugo Romero Sentenced To 16 Months In Prison

SAN FRANCISCO—On Monday, April 4, the San Francisco District Attorney’s Office announced the conviction and sentencing of Jean Lugo Romero for stealing items from...

Bribery Scandal Unfolds, City Officials Arrested

SAN FRANCISCO—On Thursday, February 11 Florence Kong, the owner of SFR Recovery Inc. was sentenced to one year and a day in prison for...

Visiting A Relative In Prison: How To Make The Most Of...

UNITED STATES—Visiting a relative in prison is a difficult thing to do in the best circumstances, and it can be made even more stressful...

Jontae Carlos Sandifer Sentenced To 11 Years In Prison

SAN FRANCISCO—On Thursday, January 21, Jontae Carlos Sandifer, 40, from Patterson, California was sentenced to 138 months in prison. Sandifer has been in custody...

San Francisco’s Death Row Is Now Empty

SAN FRANCISCO—The city reduced the sentence of its final remaining death row inmate to life in prison on Wednesday, July 29. According to the...

Governor Newsom To Release 8,000 Inmates By August

SAN FRANCISCO—On Friday, July 10, California Governor Gavin Newsom’s top advisors announced that the state will release approximately 8,000 incarcerated inmates in order to...

Former Deputy Sentenced To Prison For Relationship With Felon

SAN FRANCISCO—April Myres, 55, a former San Francisco Sheriff's Deputy was sentenced to 14 months in prison for fraud, as well as carrying on...

San Francisco To Stop Charging Inmates For Calls

SAN FRANCISCO—The city of San Francisco will stop charging inmates for phone calls and will no longer be marking up the cost of items...

Former NFL Player Aaron Hernandez Commits Suicide

BOSTON, MA—Massachusetts State Corrections officials disclosed that NFL player Aaron Hernandez, 27, former tight end for the New England Patriots, was found in his prison...

Man Sentenced To 30 Years For Setting Mosque On Fire

FLORIDA—An ex-convict who posted anti-Islamic rants online pleaded no contest and was sentenced to 30 years in prison on Monday, February 6 for setting fire...