Inmate Homicide at Substance Abuse Treatment Facility

CORCORAN– Officials at California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation’s (CDCR) Substance Abuse Treatment Facility and State Prison, Corcoran (SATF) are investigating an inmate homicide after an incident that occurred on July 11, 2012.Inmate Hector...

What They’re Saying About Realignment

Local and State leaders talk about the Public Safety Realignment “We should be able to control our population with (alternatives to incarceration), if we can create (rehabilitative) programs. Luckily, in Tulare County…we were able to use AB 109 to staff positions.”...

Deuel Vocational Institution Walk Away Inmate Apprehended

TRACY– On Tuesday, July 10, 2012, at approximately 1:00 am, Inmate Enrique Contreras, 25, who had walked away from the Deuel Vocational Institution (DVI) Minimum Support Facility on July 1, 2012 was apprehended.Inmate Contreras was apprehended and returned to...