Media Policies – Adult Institutions

California correctional facilities and programs are operated at public expense for the protection of society. The public has a right and a duty to know how such facilities and programs are being operated. It is the policy of the California Department of Corrections...

CALIFORNIA INMATES DO THEIR PART DURING BUSY FIRE SEASON

More than 1,500 inmate firefighters and 138 correctional staff have joined forces with other state and local agencies in battling blazes throughout the state, according to the California Department of Corrections (CDC). They are among the more than 4,000 inmates who...