Attack on Guards at San Juan County Adult Detention Center, New Mexico

Attack on Guards at San Juan County Adult Detention Center, New Mexico

San Juan County Adult Detention Center, Farmington, New Mexico
December 28, 2014

Multiple prisoners attacked guards at about 2:30 a.m. on Dec. 28 after the guards responded to reports of a fight in pod B8. Additional prisoners refused orders to disperse, causing the guards to retreat. Following a brief negotiation, the prisoners complied with orders to return to their cells.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Citations:

Four inmates charged in jailhouse riot,” Albuquerque Journal, January 5, 2015.

Before riot, inmates were drinking liquor, snorting meds“, Albuquerque Journal, January 9, 2015.

 

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