Commencement Services Held for Inmates

On Thursday evening, August 28, 2014, the Shasta County Sheriff’s Office hosted the 2013-2014 Learning Center Commencement for men and women incarcerated at the Shasta County Jail. In cooperation with the Anderson High School District, Shasta Union High School District,… Continue Reading


Shasta County Jail Inmate Attempts Suicide

On 4/15/2012 at approximately 1335 hours staff at the Shasta County Jail discovered an inmate had attempted suicide in his cell. Life saving efforts were begun and medical personnel were summoned. The subject was transported to a local hospital where… Continue Reading


Berlinghoff Dead in Apparent Jailhouse Hanging

On Saturday, November 5, 2011 at 12:12 am a correctional officer with the Shasta County Sheriff’s Office was conducting the hourly checks of inmates at the Shasta County Jail. The correctional officer found Charles David Berlinghoff, 45 years old, had… Continue Reading