Update: 277 Sex-Offenders Arrested in Special Sweep

California Parolee Apprehension Teams’ Operation Safe Playgrounds’ Arrestees are Serving an additional 5 Months on average for Parole ViolationsLos Angeles — Three months after a specialized team of parole agents with the California Department of Corrections and...

Condemned Inmate Richard Parson Dies of Natural Causes

SAN QUENTIN — Condemned inmate Richard Ray Parson, 67, was pronounced dead of natural causes at an outside hospital facility early this morning. Parson was received onto California’s death row from Sacramento County on October 22, 1996, for the murder, robbery and...

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Media have numerous ways to receive the latest news, stories and alertsSacramento — The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation’s (CDCR) Press Office has a service that distributes news releases and advisories to the media. By contacting the Press...

“Huge Success:” CDCR Job Fair Draws 700 Parolees

Employing parolees decreases recidivism, promotes public safety, and earns employers up to $9000 per parolee More than 700 Southern California Parolees attended the Job Fair presented by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation’s (CDCR) Division of...