BSCC Seeks Volunteers to Inform Grant Requirements

July 25, 2022
  BSCC Seeks Volunteers to Inform Grant Requirements SACRAMENTO (July 25, 2022) – The Board of State and Community Corrections is launching work on a variety of grants designed to ease some of the state’s most vexing problems: getting guns off the streets, thwarting retail theft, investigating and solving cases of missing indigenous people, and Read More »

BSCC Awards $125m in Prop 47 Grants

July 25, 2022
  BSCC Awards $125m in Prop 47 Grants SACRAMENTO (July 25, 2022) – The Board of State and Community Corrections today awarded $125 million to 24 government and community-based organizations to fund a variety of recidivism-reduction programs. The funding comes from Proposition 47, a 2014 voter-approved initiative that reduced the penalties for some nonviolent crimes Read More »

Notice of Modifications to Text of Proposed Regulations

June 29, 2022
  Notice of Modifications to Text of Proposed Regulations BOARD OF STATE AND COMMUNITY CORRECTIONS MINIMUM STANDARDS FOR LOCAL DETENTION FACILITIES TITLE 15, DIVISION 1, CHAPTER 1, SUBCHAPTER 4 NOTICE OF MODIFICATIONS TO TEXT OF PROPOSED REGULATIONS Pursuant to the requirements of Government Code section 11346.8(c) and section 44 of Title 1 of the California Read More »

Governor Newsom Announces Record $156 Million in Grants to Proactively Prevent Gun Violence in California

June 9, 2022
  Governor Newsom Announces Record $156 Million in Grants to Proactively Prevent Gun Violence in California FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, June 9, 2022 Governor's Press Office: (916) 445-4571 Grants will support anti-gun-violence programs throughout the state focused on prevention and intervention SACRAMENTO – Today, Governor Gavin Newsom announced a record $156 million in gun violence Read More »

BSCC Finds LA Central Unsuitable

June 9, 2022
  BSCC Finds LA Central Unsuitable SACRAMENTO (June 9, 2022) – The Board of State and Community Corrections found the Los Angeles County Central Juvenile Hall unsuitable for the confinement of youth, a vote that requires the county to either remediate violations of the Board’s regulations or, after receiving a 60-day notice from the Board, Read More »