The governor of California once again denied parole for Leslie Van Houten. Brown acknowledged that Van Houten’s youth at the … Continue reading We Support Release For Leslie!!
BY DAN SCHINDEL Photo by Tim Pearce, Los Gatos via Flickr Over an 18-month period from 2014 to 2015, there … Continue reading Alarming Suicide Rates At A Women’s Prison Spur Calls For Action
CCPOA: California Correctional Peace Officers Association representing over 33,000 correctional officers, in the news again for attempting to obstruct and discredit a recent … Continue reading California’s Trench Coat Mafia: CCPOA
At one of the country’s most dangerous prisons, correctional officers face off against murderers, rapists, gangsters and each other By … Continue reading High Desert Suicide: Was a Prison Guard Hazed to Death?
Hugo Pinell, 71, who was among inmates who attempted to break out of San Quentin State Prison in 1971, died … Continue reading Hugo Yogi Bear Pinell-Dead at 71; CDCr officers scoff at the death of prisoner
This short Op-Doc documentary profiles a former prisoner who guides men released from life sentences in California through their first … Continue reading A Ride Home From Prison
Via The Innocence Project A federal appeals court judge says a man executed in California in 1998 was “likely innocent” … Continue reading California Man Executed in 1998 “Likely Innocent” According to Federal Judge