About Timothy James Young

Timothy James Young is a wrongfully convicted prisoner, an innocent man on Death Row. He was arrested in April of 1999 for a crime that he did not commit and was subsequently sentenced to Death Row in April of 2006. He is now partaking in the Appellate process as a means of proving his innocence and regaining his freedom.

The purpose of this website is to raise awareness and support about Tim’s fight for justice and freedom. We ask that people GET INFORMED, GET INVOLVED, and join us in our campaign to free Tim Young!

There are two ways to contact Tim:
Emails, funds, images, etc, can be sent electronically at www.jpay.com
Please include your mailing address on all emails so Tim can respond!

Or write Tim by mail:
Tim Young F23374
San Quentin State Prison
San Quentin, CA 94974


Learn more about the Innocence Project, Proposition 66, and more

Friends of Tim Young at UC Santa Cruz have started a project to answer questions about Tim’s paths for justice. Read their research about the Innocence Project in California, explore their updates about Proposition 66 and the struggles to abolish the Death Penalty, and more. https://ias.ucsc.edu/blogs/cmurr/2021/february-8-2021-innocence-project-zaarin-mizan https://ias.ucsc.edu/blogs/rachel-nelson/2021/february-18-2021-proposition-66-zaarin-mizan