Grants Available to Strengthen Police-Community Relationships
SANTA ROSA (Feb. 4, 2016) – The Board of State and Community Corrections is soliciting proposals for a $6 million grant designed to help law enforcement agencies and the communities they serve improve relationships.
BSCC sets Southern California Regional Meetings on Prop 47
SACRAMENTO (Dec. 21, 2015) – The Board of State and Community Corrections has set four more public meetings on the implementation of Proposition 47. The meetings in late January are part of a statewide tour that began in October to explain the agency’s duties and to gather public input on funding priorities for anticipated state savings resulting from the voter initiative.
Juvenile Justice Data Working Group
Final Report to the Legislature
January 11, 2016 – To comply with Assembly Bill 1468 (Statutes of 2014), the Juvenile Justice Data Working Group (JJDWG) has completed a report to the Legislature titled, “Rebuilding California’s Juvenile Justice System: Recommendations to Improve Data Collection, Performance Measures and Outcomes for California Youth.” Please note: The JJDWG is submitting this report directly to the Legislature. The Board itself has not had input into or review of the report. The Board will review the JJDWG report at its February 4, 2016 Board meeting and will provide any comments or feedback directly to the Legislature. A summary of the Board’s response (if any) will then be posted alongside this report. Visit the JJDWG home page to view the report and an Executive Summary.
15 Counties to Receive $500m for Jail Construction, Improvements
SACRAMENTO (Nov. 12, 2015) – The Board of State and Community Corrections today approved conditional awards totaling $500 million to 15 counties seeking to improve and replace the state’s aging local jails.
Two Members to Lead BSCC’s Prop 47 Planning
SACRAMENTO (Nov. 12, 2015) – The Board of State and Community Corrections appointed two of its members to lead the agency’s efforts in developing program criteria for the grants that will be awarded under Proposition 47.
AB 1056 Expands Areas of Prop 47 Funding
With the signing of AB 1056, the Board of State and Community Corrections now has an expanded framework for its work in implementing grants funded through state savings realized under Proposition 47.
BSCC Board Gets Two New Members
|David Bejarano||Leticia Perez|
The Office of Governor Jerry Brown has announced the appointment of two new members to the 13-member Board of State and Community Corrections.
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