Inmate Walks Away While Fighting Canyon 2 Fire

CHINO – California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) officials are searching for a minimum-security inmate who walked away while fighting the Canyon 2 Fire in Orange County. Inmate Armando Castillo, 31, who is assigned to Oak Glen Conservation Camp...

CDCR Releases Back-to-Back Annual Recidivism Reports

New reports mark shift to more meaningful measure of reoffending behavior SACRAMENTO – The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) published two annual recidivism reports today. The 2016 Outcome Evaluation Report examined the recidivism of...

Offender Walks Away from Los Angeles Re-entry Facility

LOS ANGELES — California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) officials are looking for Miguel Jimenez, 37, who walked away from the Male Community Re-entry Program (MCRP) facility in Los Angeles on Saturday, October 7. An emergency search was conducted...

Inmate James Reece dies of natural causes

VACAVILLE – Inmate James Reece, 73, who was formerly on California’s death row, was pronounced dead from natural causes on Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, at 11:24 p.m. at a hospital in the community. Reece was originally sentenced to death by a Solano County jury on May 7,...