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Department of Justice: CA Open Justice

California law enforcement agencies report to the California Department of Justice information on any death that occurs while an individual is: (1) in the process of arrest; (2) in the temporary custody of a law enforcement agency; or (3) incarcerated in a county or state correctional facility. These pages present an in-depth analysis of the 6,837 deaths reported between 2005 and 2014. The figures displayed on this page were produced using Death in Custody data current as of August 2015.


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