Public Safety Realignment Overview

The Cornerstone of California’s Solution to Reduce Overcrowding, Costs, and Recidivism CDCR has now made available a number of videos that provide an overview of various aspects of realignment.  Please visit the CDCR 2011 Public Safety Realignment home...

New Web Page Available For CDCR Employees

Site is dedicated to providing timely information about layoffs to department employees Sacramento — The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) has launched a new page on its website to provide its employees with critical information as...

Incapacitated Inmate Granted Medical Parole

VACAVILLE – The California Board of Parole Hearings (BPH) on Tuesday granted medical parole to inmate Curtis D. Beauvais, the 6th inmate to be granted medical parole since the law took effect earlier this year. The Board determined yesterday at a hearing at California...

CDCR Launches Website on 2011 Public Safety Realignment

New website provides public with up-to-date information about new law SACRAMENTO – The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) today announced it has launched a website dedicated to providing information and updates to the public, local...

Governor Brown Announces Appointments

Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. announced the following appointments on August 10, 2011. Dan Figueroa, 60, of Blythe, has been appointed to the Board of Parole Hearings. Figueroa worked at Chuckawalla Valley State Prison as a correctional counselor from 1996 to 2010 and...