"Alameda Jail -- 'Best in Nation'" - Pierre Salinger - San Francisco Chronicle

"Alameda Jail -- 'Best in Nation'" - Pierre Salinger - San Francisco Chronicle

County Prisoners Work, Go to School, Eat Well.

by: Pierre Salinger | publication date: February 4, 1953 | Publication: San Francisco Chronicle | pages: 1

". . .Today, after five years of what Captain Creel describes as 'trial and error,' he believes that the Center is the 'best damn county jail setup of its kind in the country.' And he may be right. . ." 

In a supplementary article to the California County Jails Expose, San Francisco Chronicle reporter Pierre Salinger writes about an exceptional farm jail called the Santa Rita Rehabilitation Center run by Captain Clarence S. of the Almeda County jail.

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