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In September of 2019, three people in the Shasta County Jail died within a two-week span. Does... more »
posted 03/25/20

Matthew Brannon's Work

This story is produced as part of a larger project led by Matthew Brannon, a participant in the 2020 California Fellowship. 
John Adena's death in custody is one of 25 reported by the Shasta County Jail since 2006 — a number that one former California jail manager and expert witness described as “way too many, obviously.”