CDCR Breaks Ground on First AB 900 Construction Project

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 15, 2010 Contact:Gordon Hinkle / Paul Verke(916) 445-4950Awards Mental Health Facility Construction Contract to Brown Construction, Inc. of West SacramentoVACAVILLE –The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) today...

Staff Controls Riot at Calipatria State Prison

For Immediate ReleaseJune 14, 2010Contact:Shawn McLinn, Correctional Lieutenant(760) 348-7000 Extension 6002CALIPATRIA – On Saturday, June 12, 2010 at approximately 2:00 p.m., inmates in Calipatria State Prison (CAL) Facility A began fighting in the recreation yard....

CDCR Announces a New, More Expansive Website

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 14, 2010Contact:Gordon Hinkle(916) 445-4950SACRAMENTO – The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) announced several improvements to its website to ease navigation, incorporates daily blogs and upcoming events as well...