Inmate dies at Riverside jail

RIVERSIDE – An inmate who died at the Robert Presley Detention Center was identified by the coroner’s office today as 47-year-old Angel Cortina of Tucson, Arizona. Cortina suffered a medical emergency at the jail on Saturday, according to Riverside County sheriff’s Sgt. Christian Dekker. “Facility medical personnel responded and immediately began life-saving efforts,” Dekker said. […]

RIVERSIDE: Sheriff’s officials investigating in-custody death

RIVERSIDE: Sheriff’s officials investigating in-custody death

RIVERSIDE — Riverside County Sheriff’s officials confirmed they are investigating an in-custody death that happened at the Robert Presley Detention Center Saturday, July 8. The person who died has only been identified as “a 47-year-old male inmate,” Riverside Sheriff’s Sergeant Christian Dekker explained in a written press release after the incident. The man’s name has not been released, pending notification of […]