Inmate Death at Ventura County Jail
12/4/2012 1:00:00 PM
Nature of Incident: Inmate Death
Location: Todd Road Jail Facility, Santa Paula
Unit Responsible: Major Crimes Unit and Classification Unit
Decedent Address Age
Barry Carlisi Bell Canyon 57
On December 3, 2012 at approximately 3:30 p.m., deputies conducting regular cell checks found Barry Carlisi unresponsive and not breathing, the victim of an apparent suicide by hanging. Emergency aid was rendered by deputies and jail medical staff. Santa Paula Fire personnel and AMR ambulance personnel responded and took over life-saving efforts. Carlisi was pronounced dead at the jail.
Carlisi was booked into the county jail on November 16, 2012 after a jury found him guilty of the following charges:
- 182 (A) (1) PC, Conspiracy to Commit a Crime.
- 635F(B) PC, Solicitation of Murder.
- 11359 H&S, Possession of Marijuana for Sale.
Carlisi was in custody awaiting sentencing.
Officer Preparing Release: Sergeant Dave Lareva
Follow-up Contact: Detective Brian Richmond (805) 384-4725
Date of Release: December 4, 2012
Approved by: Commander Linda Oksner