Sheriff said male inmate was 27 years-old.
Completion of jail expansion stalled by radio equipment supply issues.
Inmates at the San Benito County Jail take classes to continue their education. During the COVID-19 pandemic, jail staff and Gavilan College have improvised to maintain students' education.
None showed symptoms and all received a judge’s approval.
The $25 million project will double the facility’s size and provide new services as more inmates are transferred to the county from state prisons.
Stories shared from a creative writing workshop in partnership with Gavilan College.
Groundbreaking ceremony at San Benito County Jail for a minimum-security extension set in motion construction of $20 million facility that should be completed in 18 months.