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It's Worse Than You Think In Here

AP | DON THOMPSON | Posted 06.03.2013 | Los Angeles

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — A California parole agent was accused of soliciting one of his parolees to kill another. Numerous corrections department em...

The War Against Cell Phones In Prisons

Posted 05.11.2012 | Los Angeles

This article comes to us courtesy of California Watch By Michael Montgomery A deal between Gov. Jerry Brown's administration and a private commu...

Prison Hunger Strikers Now Number 12,000, Advocates Say

L.A. Times | Posted 12.03.2011 | Crime

Advocates for California prison inmates conducting a hunger strike said the number of participants has swelled to 12,000, making it possibly the large...

Hundreds Of 'High-Risk' Parolees Accidentally Freed

AP | DON THOMPSON | Posted 07.25.2011 | Los Angeles

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California improperly paroled more than 450 dangerous criminals without supervision last year as part of a program designed...