Compromise Settlement Reached

The California Department of Corrections (CDC) and five cities operating community correctional facilities authorized by Senate Bill 1591 have negotiated a settlement of all outstanding issues arising from a dispute over budget reductions in Fiscal Year 1992-93....

MEDIA ACCESS FOR SCHEDULED EXECUTION

The execution of Thomas M. Thompson, convicted of murder in Orange County, has been set by court order for July 14, 1998 at San Quentin State Prison. Direct all requests and inquiries regarding access to San Quentin to the California Department of Corrections...

CORRECTIONS HONORS ITS HEROES

Two correctional officers on National Guard duty pluck a man stranded on his pickup in the midst of raging floodwaters and pull him to safety…..another CDC employee runs through flames to rescue a woman trapped in a fiery inferno….and an officer risks his...

CORRECTIONS TO HONOR HEROES

Two correctional officers on National Guard duty pluck a man stranded on his pickup in the midst of raging floodwaters and pull him to safety…..another CDC employee runs through flames to rescue a woman trapped in a fiery inferno….and an officer risks his...

Taxpayers Benefit From Settlement

The California Department of Corrections (CDC) and TRW settled legal issues concerning development of a comprehensive electronic inmate records and movement monitoring system. The Correctional Management Information System (CMIS) will replace two older systems which...

CORRECTIONS AND TRW INC. REACH AGREEMENT ON CONTRACT

The Youth and Adult Correctional Agency and TRW Inc. today announced that they have reached an agreement for finalizing TRW’s work on the Agency’s Correctional Management Information System. TRW’s work focused on the analysis phase for designing and...