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...

EPA, CDC LAUD NATION’S FIRST WET CLEANING PRISON

New alternative to dry cleaning produces less pollution SAN FRANCISCO – Officials from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the California Department of Corrections visited Soledad State Prison today to announce the first program in the country where inmates...

EPA, CDC TO LAUD ENVIRONMENTAL PROJECT AT SOLEDAD PRISON

Landmark program to protect air, water while training new job force SAN FRANCISCO – U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and California Department of Corrections officials will join state and local representatives tomorrow at Correctional Training Facility at Soledad...

Department of Corrections Medal of Valor Awards

The California Department of Corrections (CDC) will honor more than 75 employees for heroism and outstanding service while on duty and in the community. The men and women were selected from nominees from CDC institutions, parole regions and headquarters staff for...