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Placer inmates get new post-release help center in Roseville

Life after jail has the promise of being smoother in Placer County with a soon-to-start re-entry program to be housed in a new Community Transition Center in Roseville. The center ...

Inmates weigh in on proposed desegregation

Inside a small, drab administration room deep within Folsom State Prison, three convicts make the self-evident case that incarceration stinks. Ostensibly there to talk about a new ...

Prison health care improves, deaths down

Folsom’s two state prisons are expected to show lowered inmate death rates when figures are compiled later this month. Death rates are down statewide – nearly 30 percent – un ...