Cal State Document
This report will show how California's prison operations can become more cost effective in light of the increased prison population and the phenomenon of short-term offenders. It will trace the issues of overcrowding and the conflict within CDC over determining appropriate security placement and rehabilitative programming for the inmate population.
Assembly Office of Research, "An Analysis of the California Department of Corrections' Planning Process: Strategies to Reduce the Cost of Incarcerating State Prisoners" (1991). California Assembly. Paper 336.