Press Release

 

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

                                                                                                                                                           

Narrative:  

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