CALPIA Deputy Director Receives National Award

FOLSOM – With more than 27 years’ experience at the California Prison Industry Authority (CALPIA), Deputy Director Scott Walker has won the “Staff Award for 2014” from the National Correctional Industries Association (NCIA). CALPIA’s General Manager, Charles L....

Inmate Walks Away From Miramonte Fire Camp

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 16, 2014 Contact:Lt. Randy Rowland (559) 336-2312 MIRAMONTE – California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) officials are looking for a minimum-security inmate who walked away from the Miramonte Conservation Camp in...

CDCR to Build New Housing Units at Two Existing Prisons

Total of 2,376 beds will provide space for inmates with disabilities, mental health needs SACRAMENTO —California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation’s (CDCR) today announced the locations of three new Level II housing unit facilities, a total of 2,376 beds,...