CORCORAN INVESTIGATION ENDS

A Special Investigations Team (SIT) assembled by the Department of Corrections (CDC) specifically to investigate allegations of a widespread staff conspiracy to abuse inmates at California State Prison, Corcoran has concluded its investigation. SIT investigators found...

MISSING PAROLEES ROUNDED UP IN TWO-COUNTY SWEEP

State and local law enforcement officials arrested 16 parolees and parolees-at-large during a recent two-day operation in Yuba and Sutter counties. The missing parolees, who had violated their parole by not reporting to their parole agents and were considered serious...

MEDIA ADVISORY FOR FRIDAY PLANNING EDITORS

At 9:30 am Friday October 17 at the Correctional Training Center at 9850 Twin Cities Road, Galt, State Treasurer Matt Fong will address basic correctional officer academy class VI-97 as part of a ceremony honoring correctional staff killed in the line of duty. Other...

STATE PRISON INMATES JOIN BATTLE AGAINST FIRES

More than 1,000 orange-suited California prison inmates are working side-by-side with other fire crews battling the numerous fires raging throughout the state. Thirty-four crews, with more than 500 inmates, are battling the Williams fire in Yuba County, while another...