Walk-Aways from Mountain Home Conservation Camp Apprehended

Springville — The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) took inmates Albert Robiatti, 32, and Shawn Hance, both minimum-security inmates who walked away from the Mountain Home Conservation Camp #10 on December 23, 2014, into custody after they...

Inmates Walk Away from Mountain Home Conservation Camp

SPRINGVILLE, CA – California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) officials are looking for two minimum-security inmates who walked away from the Mountain Home Conservation Camp, located near the community of Springville, in Tulare County.  Inmate...

CDCR, CAL FIRE to Staff Ventura Fire Camp

SACRAMENTO –To strengthen wildfire protection in a crucial stretch of coastal Southern California, the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) and CAL FIRE today jointly announced that they will return inmate fire crews full-time to a Ventura...

Condemned inmate Michael Lee Elliot dies of unknown causes

SAN QUENTIN –Condemned inmate Michael Lee Elliot, 55, who was on California’s death row from Sacramento County, was pronounced dead yesterday, December 8, 2014, at 3:46 p.m., at a nearby hospital.  The cause of death is unknown pending the results of an autopsy. ...