CDCR’s Youngest Inmates Go to College

Step toward rehab taken on their first dayBy Bill Sessa, Information Officer IFor 26 of the state’s youngest inmates, the trip to Ironwood State Prison (ISP) represented more than a bus ride toward their first day in an adult facility.  It also was a bus ride to...

What They’re Saying About Realignment

Public officials and advocates talk about the 2011 Public Safety Realignment, here’s what they’re saying… “If California took the resources made available for prison expansion or realignment, and invested them in re-entry services, affordable...

Judge Henderson Says “End of Receivership … In Sight”

Cites Progress in Overhaul of Medical Care in California PrisonsThe California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) is ready to start planning for the end of federal oversight of prison medical care, said CDCR Secretary Matthew Cate today. U.S. District...