SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The union representing most California state prison guards says it has agreed to a new labor contract that includes a 9 percent salary increase over three years. 96 more words
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SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – California’s new corrections chief is backing off a plan to lower standards for inmate firefighters, focusing instead on persuading county sheriffs to send more jail prisoners to the state program. 632 more words
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) – California is set to award $500 million on Thursday to 15 counties for jail projects that are designed to help rehabilitate prisoners, such as classrooms, visitation and recreation areas or mental health and medical facilities. 473 more words
California Department of Corrections (CDC) campaigned heavily moving Mr. Arnold Schwarzenegger to California State Governor.
CDC protested against Gov. Schwarzenegger because he denied a per hour raise, and he released a great number on inmates that were sentenced to life terms of inprisonment –against CDC norm. 213 more words
WATCH ABOVE: A member of the infamous ‘San Quentin Six’ has been killed in prison. Steve Large reports.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – An inmate involved in a bloody 1971 San Quentin escape attempt that left six dead has been killed by a fellow prisoner, corrections officials said Wednesday. 512 more words