California prisons

Santa Rita Jail in Dublin
Santa Rita Jail in Dublin (Photo credit: Alameda County)
All News KCBS Radio
March 20, 2020 - 12:22 pm
The coronavirus pandemic could provide an opportunity for hundreds of low-level inmates across the country to be released early in an effort to prevent an outbreak behind bars.
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Inmates and prison staff played a concert called "Prison Palooza" at the California Medical Facility in Vacaville.
Courtesy of Megan Cherinka
Jenna Lane
April 03, 2019 - 12:30 am
Therapists at one of California's medium-security prisons are using music to transform the way inmates think about themselves and each other.
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