California Rehabilitation Center (CRC) reported the passing of retired Correctional Officer Jess Soliz on March 16.

He started his career with CDCR on June 29, 1989, as a Correctional Officer at CRC. On March 01, 1993, Officer Soliz transferred to California State Prion – Los Angeles and on May 19, 1997, Mr. Soliz transferred to the California Institution for Men. On Oct. 29, 2001, Officer Soliz transferred back to CRC and remained until his retirement from state service on Dec. 27, 2007.