Inmate Walks Away from Ventura Conservation Camp

CAMARILLO – California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) officials are looking for a minimum security inmate who walked away from the Ventura Conservation Camp, located near the community of Camarillo, in Ventura County, last night. Inmate Johnny...

California Men’s Colony Officials Investigating Riot

San Luis Obispo – On Sunday, September 24, at 10:53 a.m., more than 160 inmates were involved in a large-scale riot in the East Facility medium-custody yard at California Men’s Colony (CMC), that left one inmate dead and several others injured. CMC staff responded...

CDCR Honors Employees at Medal of Valor Ceremony

SACRAMENTO – The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) honored 113 employees today during its 32nd annual Medal of Valor Ceremony. The Medal of Valor is earned by employees distinguishing themselves by conspicuous bravery or heroism above and...

CDCR Honors Employees at Medal of Valor Ceremony

113 honored for courage, service above and beyond the call of duty  SACRAMENTO – The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) honored 113 employees today during its 32nd annual Medal of Valor Ceremony. The Medal of Valor is earned by employees...