AB 109

April 18, 2017

Shasta County Day Reporting Center hosts open house

REDDING, Calif.—April 4, 2017—The Shasta County Day Reporting Center (DRC) will host an open house for probation officers and local law enforcement personnel. The event will give attendants the chance to tour the facility, meet staff and participants and learn more about the services offered at the DRC. Refreshments will […]
March 8, 2016

Journal: California reform measures did not affect crime rate

A large-scale study by researchers from major California universities found the state’s prison downsizing efforts have had little to no impact on the crime rate. The findings were published in The Annals of the American Academy of Political & Social Science this month. UC-Irvine Professor Charis Kubrin, a criminologist who guest edited the […]
December 21, 2015

Shasta County probationers celebrate graduation from day reporting center

Eighteen graduates of the Shasta County Day Reporting Center, run by GEO Reentry Services, recently celebrated their completion of the reentry program during a special ceremony known as a transition celebration. The graduates were honored at Elks Hunting Lodge in Redding where local corrections officials—including Chief Probation Officer Tracie Neal—program […]
May 5, 2015

Criminal justice committees offer broad perspective to solving correctional challenges

Criminal justice committees, boards and councils can play a critical role in assessing local needs and planning for the future. As criminal justice agencies seek to promote change, address public safety concerns or plan for resource allocation, they often look to established planning groups, such as commissions, boards and councils. […]