2 CDCR facilities graduate more than 60 female inmates from violence-prevention program

A pilot violence-prevention program designed to help female inmates recorded success this month with graduations at the Central California Women’s Facility (CCWF) and the California Institution for Women (CIW).

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California Rehabilitation Center donates $1,000 to Operation Sunscreen

California Rehabilitation Center (CRC) Warden Cynthia Y. Tampkins recently used proceeds from a recent inmate food sale to donate $1,000 to support our troops with Operation Sunscreen.

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CALPIA Honors Carl Wofford at Avenal State Prison as Warden of the Year

The California Prison Industry Authority (CALPIA) has recognized Avenal State Prison Warden Carl Wofford as CALPIA “Warden of the Year.”

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Avenal State Prison donates 684 contraband cell phones

By Lt. Mike Tuntakit AA/PIO Avenal State Prison Avenal State Prison recently donated 684 contraband cell phones to help victims services and law enforcement.Avenal was called upon by the 911 Cell Phone Bank to assist … Read more

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CDCR HR Excellence Award recipient named

The CDCR HR Excellence Award has been given to Larry Branch, an Associate Personnel Analyst who works in the Office of Workforce Planning, HR Deputy Director Lisa Lassetter announced.

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