Inmate firefighter gets job-seeking boost from Pine Grove Youth Conservation Camp

One young offender is going from the fire lines to the oil fields, earning a paycheck and reclaiming his life, all through the help and support of the staff at Pine Grove Youth Conservation Camp.

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Former inmates give back to Calipatria State Prison through X-Fest

For one recent weekend, inmates at Calipatria State Prison had a slight reprieve from the normal daily routine thanks to some rehabilitative endeavors offered by former inmates.

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Jeffrey Moreland foundation honors dying wishes of late correctional officer

While Correctional Officer Jeffrey “Big Mo” Moreland battled cancer for more than a year, he and his family received help and support from coworkers and the community. These acts of kindness touched Moreland who said he wanted to return the favor to others in need. To fulfill his dying wishes, the family created the Jeffrey Moreland Cancer Foundation.

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Gov. Brown appoints four CDCR wardens

Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. has appointed four longtime California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation employees to serve as wardens.

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Special Olympics athletes get help from Kern Valley State Prison staff

Special Olympics athletes received a helping hand from badge-wearing admirers at Kern Valley State Prison.

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