NO SPECIAL EDUCATION FOR PRISON INMATES

Corrections interim Director Thomas M. Maddock today notified U.S. Department of Education Secretary Richard W. Riley that convicted felons in California state prisons will not be provided special education Services. “It is astonishing the federal government...

CORRECTIONS TO RECEIVE TECHNOLOGY AWARD

California Department of Corrections Interim Director Tom Maddock will accept the “Solution Showcase Award” for the department’s innovative Parole LEADS (Law Enforcement Automated Data System) program at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Sacramento Convention...

PRISON ESCAPEE CAPTURED

Thirty Six Year Old David Anderson is back behind bars. Anderson was captured by San Diego Police early today. Anderson escaped from the California Medical Facility at Vacaville April 10, 1997. “I want to thank law enforcement agencies throughout California, the...

CORRECTIONAL OFFICER WINS INTERNATIONAL HONOR

Bryan Kingston, a Correctional Officer from California’s High Desert State Prison, has been named Correctional Officer of the Year by the International Association of Correctional Officers (IACO). Kingston, 35, was nominated for the award by the California Department...

INMATE ESCAPES FROM VACAVILLE PRISON

David Anderson, an inmate convicted of second degree murder, escaped from his cell in the California Medical Facility at Vacaville in the early morning hours of April 10, 1997. Anderson, 36, is a white male, 5’10 “, 150 pounds, with red hair and blue eyes....