Escaped Inmate Arrested After Nearly 30 Years

Carlos Campo as he appeared in 1983; in a recent DMV photo; and in custody Thursday after his arrest.Escaped Inmate Arrested After Nearly 30 Years Special agents developed new leads in cold case to arrest escapee who lived in Azusa using purchased identitySpecial...

Media Access to Prisons and Prisoners

The following is general guidelines for media access currently permitted under California state law:·         Reporters may interview inmates they encounter randomly or on their tours of a state prison facility or program....

Medical care in state prisons is improving

On May 7, the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) asked a federal judge to return medical care to state control. For more than six years, CDCR has worked with a federal Receiver to rebuild the state’s prison health-care system and bring it...