External Affairs News

CDCR Staff Recognized for Excellence in Business Development

Kenneth J. Pogue, Undersecretary, Administration & Offender Services, center, and Jennifer Osborne, Director, Administrative Services Division, next to him on the right, visited the Office of Business Services to congratulate Headquarters’ staff on their...

CDCR Adds New Features to the Inmate Locator

The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) recently added new features to the Inmate Locator search engine. It now includes expanded offender data, such as the date each inmate first became eligible for parole consideration by the Board of...

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Oprah Winfrey Visits Two CDCR Institutions

CBS News 60 Minutes special contributor Oprah Winfrey recently visited Pelican Bay State Prison and California State Prison-Solano to report on the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation’s (CDCR) reforms to Security Housing Units (SHU). During her...

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