Juvenile Offender Graduates Earn Diplomas, GEDs

Reading, math scores rival those in public schools STOCKTON—Thirty-eight youth from the N.A. Chaderjian High School, located within the youth correctional facility of the same name, today received high school diplomas or GED’s, continuing a trend of increased...

CDCR Dedicates New California Health Facility

Will Provide Mental Health, Medical Care to 1,722 Inmate-Patients STOCKTON — The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation today dedicated its new California Health Care Facility, an $839 million medical facility designed to care for the state’s sickest...

Condemned Inmate Richard Ramirez Dies

SAN QUENTIN – Condemned inmate Richard Ramirez, 53, was pronounced dead early this morning, June 7, 2013. He died of natural causes at Marin General Hospital. Ramirez, also widely known as the “Night Stalker,” was found guilty in 1989 of 13 counts of murder, and...