BSCC Approves Recidivism Definition
SACRAMENTO, Nov. 13, 2014 – The Board of State and Community Corrections has made final its definition of "recidivism," a first step toward promoting consistency statewide in local data collection. The approval comes after 11 months of work by a committee of public safety officials and subject-matter experts to craft the definition mandated by AB 1050. The statute calls for the definition to be used to help counties evaluate and implement evidence-based practices and programs in local corrections systems. The definition, approved by an 8-2 vote, can be read here.
BSCC Awards $9.2 Million in Anti-Gang Grants
SACRAMENTO, Nov. 13, 2014 – The Board of State and Community Corrections awarded $9.2 million in grants to 19 cities that demonstrated sound community partnerships to combat gang issues. View full text here.
NOTICE OF PROPOSED ACTION – AMENDMENT, ADOPTION, AND REPEAL OF TITLE 15 REGULATIONS - 10-31-14