CDCR Honors Employees at Medal of Valor Ceremony

92 praised for courage, conduct above and beyond the call of dutySACRAMENTO – The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) honored 92 employees today during its annual Medal of Valor Ceremony. The Medal of Valor is earned by employees...

Visiting, Showers to Resume at San Quentin State Prison

SAN QUENTIN – Administrators at San Quentin State Prison (SQ) have restored visiting and will restore normal showering for inmates in their housing units as of tomorrow, Sept. 4. Inmates in Condemned Row received normal visiting hours today and general population...

San Diego Prison Inmate Escapes while Out of State

PRINCETON COUNTY, ILLINOIS — California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) officials are looking for a maximum-security state prison inmate who escaped while being transported back to Richard J. Donovan Correctional Facility (RJDCF) in San Diego from...