CDCR Inmate Firefighter Dies of Injuries

SACRAMENTO – The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) today announced that an inmate firefighter has died as the result of injuries sustained while working in Humboldt County. The firefighter, Matthew Beck, 26, was leading a crew that was...

Pelican Bay State Prison investigating attack on officers

CRESCENT CITY ― Pelican Bay State Prison (PBSP) officials are investigating an incident that sent eight officers to the hospital with injuries. At 10:25 a.m. today, custody staff responded to a fistfight between two inmates on the B Facility maximum-security general...

CDCR STAFF CELEBRATE NATIONAL POLICE WEEK

NATIONAL POLICE WEEK MAY 14-20, 2017 CDCR staff will participate in the 36th Annual National Peace Officers’ Memorial Service to recognize law enforcement officers who have lost their lives in the line of duty for the safety and protection of others. Established by a...

Mental Health Matters Day

Mental Health Matters Day Building Momentum & Strength TOGETHER Please join Executive Officer Stephanie Welch, Council on Mentally Ill Offenders, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, and Mental Health America for Mental Health Matters Day at...