California Prison Industry Authority

New computer design program offers Folsom female inmates job-skill training

A new Computer-Aided Design program at the California Prison Industry Authority allows participants the chance to gain work skills and needed certifications for future employment a ...

Brick by brick, Folsom female inmates build foundation for solid future

FOLSOM, CA - Behind a courtyard of gray stone walls ringed with barbed wire, 15 women marked the beginning of a new chapter in their lives. Wearing pink shirts to signify their gr ...

Job fair was deemed success for Folsom Women's Correctional Facility

FOLSOM, CA - Offenders within the walls of the new Folsom Women’s Facility recently received work and training opportunities to help lead them to productive lives after priso ...

Prisoner job training to be locked up?

One victim of the state budget crisis could be a prisoner job-training program instituted by Gov. Jerry Brown when he was in office nearly 30 years ago. The California Prison Indu ...