Parole

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3 Arrested After Concord High-Speed Chase Ends In Crash

A high-speed police chase that started when officers spotted a stolen vehicle in Concord Saturday night ended with a crash in Emeryville, a police lieutenant said early Sunday morning.

05/27/2012

Hillsborough burglary suspects Maurice Hayes, Janey Jackson (San Mateo County Sheriff's Office)

2 Arrested In Hillsborough Home Burglary

Police arrested a man and woman suspected of burglary and parole violations in Hillsborough on Wednesday.

04/12/2012

A 2011 Photo of Charles Manson (California Department Of Corrections)

Mass Murderer Charles Manson Denied Parole After Skipping Hearing

The 77-year-old had said he did not plan to attend the hearing Wednesday, even though it could be his last opportunity to ask for freedom.

04/11/2012

Chowchilla, kidnapping, quarry,

State Officials Appeal Release Of Chowchilla School Bus Kidnapper

California officials are appealing a court order that called for the immediate release of one of three men convicted of kidnapping and burying a busload of schoolchildren in a 1970s ransom attempt.

04/11/2012

Chowchilla, kidnapping, quarry,

Court Orders Release Of Chowchilla Bus Kidnapper

An appeals court has ordered that an infamous Chowchilla bus kidnapper be immediately released from prison, unless state officials appeal the decision.

03/02/2012

(AP)

East Bay Interfaith Community Encourages Employers To Hire Felons

A key part of the strategy is encouraging the so-called “ban the box” approach to hiring, which means employers don’t ask applicants to check the box indicating whether they’ve ever been incarcerated.

10/24/2011

Marcos Moralez

Sex Offender Arrested In Milpitas For Parole Violation

Milpitas police arrested a registered sex offender who was wanted for a parole violation Thursday night, police said.

09/24/2011

Jaycee Lee Dugard as she appeared before her kidnapping in 1991. (CBS)

Jaycee Dugard Sues Feds Over Handling Of Abductor

Attorneys for Jaycee Dugard filed a complaint Thursday against the United States government for what she alleges was negligent supervision of then-parolee Phillip Garrido.

09/22/2011

Nancy, Phillip Garrido, Jaycee Dugard

Lawmaker Seeks California Parole Changes In Wake Of Dugard Case

Republican Sen. Ted Gaines said Wednesday he will introduce legislation intended to circumvent a 2008 California Supreme Court decision.

CBS San Francisco–08/03/2011

(CBS)

San Francisco Fears State Is Underfunding Prisoner Transfer

A state prison overcrowding fix that places post-sentenced prisoners into local hands has San Francisco officials fearing they’ll get hundreds of troubled parolees, and not enough money to supervise them.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–07/21/2011

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