CPOA Annual Training Symposium

This week the California Peace Officers’ Association (CPOA) held its Annual Training Symposium in Los Angeles. Secretary Cate updated the CPOA Board on what is going on at CDCR including an update on the budget. Additionally CPOA swore in a new slate of officers which...

New Superintendent of Prison Education Appointed

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:Gordon Hinkle/Peggy Bengs(916) 445-4950 Glenn Brooking takes helm during transformation of education programming Glenn Brooking has been appointed Superintendent of the Office of Correctional Education (OCE), California Department of...

CDCR Staff Recognized for Efforts During 2009 Riot

On May 14, The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) recognized staff during a ceremony held at the California Institution for Men (CIM) for employees who exhibited extraordinary bravery and conduct in the 2009 riot at CIM where public safety...