September 9, 2015
(AP) - Ex-prisoners who were wrongfully convicted would be eligible for larger restitution payments from the state under a bill gaining the Assembly's endorsement.
September 3, 2015
(AP) - Sex offenders who willfully remove their location-tracking devices would face up to three years in state prison under a bill sent to Gov. Jerry Brown.
August 12, 2015
UPDATE: 11:15 p.m. - Dead inmate identified. Corrections officials say one inmate is dead and five others have been taken to an outside hospital to be treated for stab wounds after a riot Wednesday afternoon at California State Prison, Sacramento.
By Ed Joyce
July 8, 2015
Eighteen California state prisons will have arts programs for a second year. One of those prisons is the California State Prison, Sacramento, also known as “new Folsom.”
June 22, 2015
(AP) - Authorities are spending $8 million this year on efforts to reduce the number of California prison inmates who die of drug overdoses.
By Katie Orr
January 23, 2015
Governor Jerry Brown had a lot to say about the California criminal justice system today. But he stopped short of proposing reforms.