Coalition Pushes California To Provide Funding For Crime Prevention, Prisoner Re-Entry ProgramsPreventing criminals from returning to the streets -- that’s the goal of a dozen agencies, victims' rights advocates and lawmakers in California.
California Supreme Court Rejects Early Releases For Violent FelonsThe California Supreme Court unanimously ruled Monday that corrections officials need not consider earlier release for violent felons, even those whose primary offense is considered nonviolent under state law.
Kern County Judge Blocks Vaccine Mandate For Prison EmployeesA judge on Wednesday blocked an order due to take effect this week that required California prison employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19.
Auburn Woman Helping Facilitate Teaching Of Braille To Incarcerated CaliforniansAn Auburn woman is helping inmates learn braille so they can get help others, and get on the right track.
Officials Investigating Two Separate Homicides In Vacaville Prison Yard With Four Suspects InvolvedPrison officials in Solano County are investigating two separate but related homicides that happened within a minute of each other on Wednesday afternoon.
Groups Ask Gov. Newsom To Deter Parolee DeportationsImmigrant rights groups are calling on Gov. Gavin Newsom to end policies they say ease the transfer of prison inmates to federal authorities despite California's efforts to provide a sanctuary to those who are in the country illegally.