CDCR helps parolees find health coverage

SACRAMENTO — Emphasizing its commitment to offender rehabilitation and long-term success after incarceration, the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) has ramped up efforts to ensure that parolees obtain health coverage.“The benefits of...

Twenty Juvenile Offenders Receive High School Diplomas

Pine Grove graduation ceremony’s theme is “Life is what you make it”PINE GROVE – Twenty youth at the Pine Grove Youth Conservation Camp in Pine Grove received a high school diploma or GED today in a major step toward their rehabilitation.Fifteen students received high...

Condemned inmate Steven Homick dies of natural causes

SAN QUENTIN – Condemned inmate Steven Michael Homick, 74, from Los Angeles County, was pronounced dead today, November 5, 2014. He died of natural causes at a nearby hospital at 11:26 a.m. Homick was sentenced to death on January 13, 1995, by a Los Angeles County...

CDCR Checks on 1,294 Sex-Offenders during Operation Boo

Sweep results in 62 arrests statewide; weapons, drugs and child porn confiscated SACRAMENTO – California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) parole agents arrested 62 of the 1,294 sex-offender parolees who were contacted during compliance checks or...