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Pasadena Star-News
Ex-LA County inmate allegedly killed by Northern California cellmatepronounced dead at 2:50 p.m. Wednesday and the case was upgraded into a homicid
Ex-LA County inmate allegedly killed by Northern California cellmate
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
pronounced dead at 2:50 p.m. Wednesday and the case was upgraded into a homicide investigation, according to a California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation news release. Donald Wilson, 51, allegedly attacked him on Aug. 31, and Hall... Read more
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Orange County Register
Education opportunities grow at CSUF for former inmatesof Project Rebound into seven CSU campuses will run for a pilot period of three
Education opportunities grow at CSUF for former inmates
Orange County Register / Posted 4 days ago
of Project Rebound into seven CSU campuses will run for a pilot period of three years. A 2014 report from the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation found that 61 percent of the state’s inmates released in 2008 were either... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Group founded by ‘Hangover’ producer aims to reform Sacramento’s juvenile offenders“We are taking kids that are at the greatest risk and putting them on the path
Group founded by ‘Hangover’ producer aims to reform Sacramento’s juvenile offenders
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
“We are taking kids that are at the greatest risk and putting them on the path to be successful,” Seale said. A California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation 2015 report shows that overall, 44.6 percent of all offenders in the state... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Nine people arrested during Salinas probation sweepwith Salinas Police Department's Violence Suppression Unit said they helped par
Nine people arrested during Salinas probation sweep
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 7 days ago
with Salinas Police Department's Violence Suppression Unit said they helped parole officers and the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation to arrest a group of suspected gang members. Teams were able to conduct 20... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Five arrested during Salinas probation sweep on Saturdaywith Salinas Police Department's Violence Suppression Unit said they helped par
Five arrested during Salinas probation sweep on Saturday
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 7 days ago
with Salinas Police Department's Violence Suppression Unit said they helped parole officers and the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation to arrest a group of suspected gang members. Teams were able to conduct 20... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Slick Proposition 64 is bad for public healthpoor black and Latino Californians, rarely lead to convictions and amount to ha
Slick Proposition 64 is bad for public health
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 8 days ago
poor black and Latino Californians, rarely lead to convictions and amount to harassment at times. But the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation reports not a single person is in state prison today because of marijuana... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Correctional Officers Recognized for their Brave, Selfless Actionssafety at risk to help fellow officers who were being attacked. Among the doze
Correctional Officers Recognized for their Brave, Selfless Actions
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 11 days ago
safety at risk to help fellow officers who were being attacked. Among the dozens of medals for bravery handed out by the Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation was the highest honor, the medal of valor, that went to some officers who... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Inmate Fire Crews Dwindle as Wildfire Season Grows Longerinmates has been shrinking. “We’ve just had to scramble harder to find inmates
Inmate Fire Crews Dwindle as Wildfire Season Grows Longer
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 12 days ago
inmates has been shrinking. “We’ve just had to scramble harder to find inmates we can get,” said Bill Sessa, spokesman for the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. “We still have to be selective about the inmates we... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
State prison investigates cellmate in Folsom inmate’s deathThe death of a California State Prison inmate is being investigated as a possib
State prison investigates cellmate in Folsom inmate’s death
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 12 days ago
The death of a California State Prison inmate is being investigated as a possible homicide, according to the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. Lt. L.A. Quinn, a department spokesman, said staff found inmate Cleophus Bealey,... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
Inmate death investigated as homicide in Folsomofficials are investigating an inmate death at the new Folsom prison as a possi
Inmate death investigated as homicide in Folsom
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 12 days ago
officials are investigating an inmate death at the new Folsom prison as a possible homicide, according to the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. Cleophus Bealey, 44, was found unresponsive about 1 p.m. Friday in his cell at... Read more
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USA Today
San Quentin coders get visit from White Housevisit to San Quentin came the week before the launch of a new joint venture bet
San Quentin coders get visit from White House
USA Today / Posted 17 days ago
visit to San Quentin came the week before the launch of a new joint venture between the Last Mile, the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation and the California Prison Industry Authority that will pay inmates $16.77 an... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Prisoner to Performer: Ex-Inmate Takes to Stage in 'Othello'less likely to return to prison after release, saving taxpayers thousands of do
Prisoner to Performer: Ex-Inmate Takes to Stage in 'Othello'
NBC Bay Area / Posted 24 days ago
less likely to return to prison after release, saving taxpayers thousands of dollars per year, according to the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. In June, Governor Jerry Brown tripled the program’s budget to $6 million to... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Beach Boys’ Dennis Wilson Claimed to Have Witnessed Unreported Charles Manson Murdergot at the ranch before he showed up and gave this fantastic story to Mike,” he
Beach Boys’ Dennis Wilson Claimed to Have Witnessed Unreported Charles Manson Murder
Houston Chronicle / Posted 26 days ago
got at the ranch before he showed up and gave this fantastic story to Mike,” he said. Now 81, Manson remains a California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation inmate at Corcoran State Prison. He was last denied parole on April 11, 2012,... Read more
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The Daily Californian
California to continue contracting private prisonsits overall prison population in compliance with a court order, according to Jo
California to continue contracting private prisons
The Daily Californian / Posted 28 days ago
its overall prison population in compliance with a court order, according to Joe Orlando, a spokesperson for the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, which is in charge of California’s 180,000 inmates. The state has been less... Read more
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Orange County Register
As U.S. cuts ties with private prisons, California to keep using themof our prisoners here in California ... and not have to contract our beds out,"
As U.S. cuts ties with private prisons, California to keep using them
Orange County Register / Posted 28 days ago
of our prisoners here in California ... and not have to contract our beds out," said Joe Orlando, a spokesman for the state Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. He said the department has not received any reports of abuses at the private... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
As U.S. cuts ties with private prisons, state to keep using themof our prisoners here in California ... and not have to contract our beds out,”
As U.S. cuts ties with private prisons, state to keep using them
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 29 days ago
of our prisoners here in California ... and not have to contract our beds out,” said Joe Orlando, a spokesman for the state Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. He said the department has not received any reports of abuses at the private... Read more
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The Signal
Program to thwart recidivism faltersthe issue of recidivism. The latest numbers laid before them were not encourag
Program to thwart recidivism falters
The Signal / Posted 30 days ago
the issue of recidivism. The latest numbers laid before them were not encouraging. Statistics compiled by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation reveal that 56 percent – more than half - of released prison inmates are... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
6-Week-Old Abused Baby Dies, Gilroy Father in Jailonline jail records. Court records show that Zabala has prior convictions for
6-Week-Old Abused Baby Dies, Gilroy Father in Jail
NBC Bay Area / Posted a month ago
online jail records. Court records show that Zabala has prior convictions for child abuse. But a check with the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation said that he had never been in the state prison system under that name or... Read more
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The Mercury News
Fewer ex-cons return to prison as California crime rates remain steadymore are going to county jails instead of state prisons under a law that took e
Fewer ex-cons return to prison as California crime rates remain steady
The Mercury News / Posted a month ago
more are going to county jails instead of state prisons under a law that took effect nearly five years ago. The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation said Thursday that 45 percent of inmates released five years ago were back in... Read more
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Rocklin & Roseville Today
California's Return-to-Prison Rate FallsSACRAMENTO - The rate at which offenders return to state prison continues to fa
California's Return-to-Prison Rate Falls
Rocklin & Roseville Today / Posted a month ago
SACRAMENTO - The rate at which offenders return to state prison continues to fall, according to the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR). CDCR released its latest annual recidivism report and it shows the total three-year... Read more
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NBC San Diego
SDSO Releases New Information in Deputy-Involved Shootingfound another gun, a hatchet, ammunition and knives inside the hijacked SUV. L
SDSO Releases New Information in Deputy-Involved Shooting
NBC San Diego / Posted 1 months ago
found another gun, a hatchet, ammunition and knives inside the hijacked SUV. Lohman had been on parole from the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation when he was shot. People who knew him had told NBC 7 that he had been... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Fewer ex-cons return to prison as crime rates remain steadymore are going to county jails instead of state prisons under a law that took e
Fewer ex-cons return to prison as crime rates remain steady
The Record Searchlight / Posted 1 months ago
more are going to county jails instead of state prisons under a law that took effect nearly five years ago. The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation said Thursday that 45 percent of inmates released five years ago were back in... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Fewer ex-cons return to prison as crime rates remain steadymore are going to county jails instead of state prisons under a law that took e
Fewer ex-cons return to prison as crime rates remain steady
KTVN Reno / Posted 1 months ago
more are going to county jails instead of state prisons under a law that took effect nearly five years ago. The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation said Thursday that 45 percent of inmates released five years ago were back in... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
State regains control of Jamestown prison's health caremeans that control of inmate health care at 20 percent of the state's 34 adult
State regains control of Jamestown prison's health care
The Record Searchlight / Posted 1 months ago
means that control of inmate health care at 20 percent of the state's 34 adult prisons has now been returned to the state Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. The latest is the Sierra Conservation Center, which houses about 4,200... Read more
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Business Wire
PG&E Promotes Safety and Sponsors Cal OES Day of Preparedness; Encourages Customers to Be Ready for Emergencies, Natural Disastersinclude: This year’s California Day of Preparedness participants include: Cal
PG&E Promotes Safety and Sponsors Cal OES Day of Preparedness; Encourages Customers to Be Ready for Emergencies, Natural Disasters
Business Wire / Posted 1 months ago
include: This year’s California Day of Preparedness participants include: Cal OES, PG&E, Boy Scouts of America, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, California Department of Motor Vehicles, California Department of Water... Read more

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