MEDIA ACCESS FOR WILLIAMS EXECUTION

The execution of Keith Daniel Williams is scheduled for Friday, May 3, 1996 at San Quentin State Prison. Williams was convicted of murdering three people in Merced County in 1978. He was sentenced to death in April 1979 and has been on California’s death row...

CORRECTIONS CUTS WORKERS’ COMPENSATION COSTS

The California Department of Corrections (CDC) has experienced a significant reduction in paid workers’ compensation medical and Industrial Disability Leave (IDL) costs over the last three fiscal years. “Our department appears to have the lowest paid...

CORRECTIONS BREAKS INCOME TAX FRAUD RING

The California Department of Corrections (CDC) today announced it has broken a large inmate conspiracy to defraud the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). “I want to give credit to our professional staff who uncovered this criminal activity last November, and worked...

MEDIA ACCESS FOR EXECUTION

The California Department of Corrections has completed processing security clearances for media firms requesting to send representatives to San Quentin State Prison for the February 23 execution of William George Bonin.This advisory constitutes clearance for the...