Siskiyou County Expands Inmate Programs

YREKA, Calif. – Hundreds of inmates and offenders on probation have been growing crops, raising animals, and chopping wood for the community in northern California, and law enforcement officials said it will benefit those offenders as much as it helps people in need. The Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office and Community Corrections said their Day Reporting … Continue reading »

Another Arrest in Gold Theft Case

YREKA, Calif. — The Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office announced Friday that Scott Wayne Bailey, a key suspect in the court house gold theft case, has been apprehended. On Thursday, Scott Wayne Bailey, was arrested on the outstanding arrest warrant by law enforcement authorities in San Pablo, California in the Bay Area.  The Siskiyou County Sheriff’s … Continue reading »

Grant Received For New Jail

YREKA, Calif. – More dangerous inmates could be held in Siskiyou County. The Sheriff’s Office has received a multi-million dollar grant for a new jail. The Siskiyou County Jail is only 24-years-old, but the Sheriff’s Office says it already fails to meet their needs.  Now, a multi-million dollar opportunity has fallen into the county’s lap; … Continue reading »