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Adult Research Branch

California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation
Office of Research
Adult Research Branch
1515 S Street, Suite 508-South
Sacramento, CA 95811
Phone (916) 323-2919
Fax (916) 323-2998


Recent Research Reports and Statistics by the Adult Research Branch

Annual Evaluation of California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation Contracted Sex Offender Treatment Programs. February 2014.

2013 Outcome Evaluation Report. January 2014.

Realignment Report: An Examination of Offenders Released from State Prison in the First Year of Public Safety Realignment. December 2013.

Annual Evaluation of CDCR Contracted Sex Offender Treatment Programs. September 2013.

Lifer Parolee Recidivism Report. January 2013.

2012 Outcome Evaluation Report. December 2012.

2011 Adult Institutions Outcome Evaluation Report. November 2011.

2010 Adult Institutions Outcome Evaluation Report. November 2010.

Biennial Report of Research Conducted in the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation for the Period of July 1, 2006 through June 30, 2008. September 2009.

Review of the Phoenix/New Freedom Gang Intervention Curriculum. May 2009.

Program Performance Indicator Workshop. September 2008.

Evaluation of the Behavior Modification Unit Pilot Program at High Desert State Prison. July 2008.

Literature Review: Secure Reentry Facilities. July 2008.

One, Two, Three Year Follow-up Recidivism Rates for all Paroled Felons Released from Prison for the First Time in 2004. June 2008.

Female Offenders Programs Community Prisoner Mother Program and Family Foundation Program. May 2008.

Recidivism Rates Summarized within Three Year Follow-up Period for Felons Paroled for the First Time in 2003. April 2008.

Characteristics of Female Offenders: Past and Present. January 2008.

Inmate Faith Preference Survey. December 2007.


Contracted Research: California State University, Chico

Curriculum Evaluation of Vocational Education Programs. October 15, 2009.


Contracted Research: University of California, Irvine

Implementation and Early Outcomes for the San Diego High Risk Sex Offender (HRSO) GPS Pilot Program. November 2007.

Report on the Results of the CDCR Two-Piece GPS System Field Test. October 2007.

California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation Recidivism Reduction Program Program Inventory. April 2007.

CPAP Assessment of CDCR Recidivism-Reduction Programs.


Contracted Research: University of California, Davis

The Cost of Crime: Issues for California-Specific Estimation Interim Report. October 2009.

Literature Review: Wraparound Services for Juvenile and Adult Offender Populations. January 2008.

Assessment of Evidence on the Quality of the Correctional Offender Management Profiling for Alternative Sanctions (COMPAS). December 2007.

State Policies and Procedures Regarding "Gate Money." October 2007.


Contracted Research: University of California, Los Angeles

COMPAS Validation Study: Final Report. August 2010.

Enhancing Prison Treatment for Women Offenders: An In-Depth Follow-up Study. March 2009.

COMPAS Validation Study: First Annual Report. December 2007.


Powerpoint Presentations

CDCR Program Performance Metrics Workshop. September 2008.

Parole Violations and Revocations in California. July 2008.


Other Research

Final Report on the Mental Health Services Continuum Program of the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation-Parole Division, Semel Institute UCLA. June 2008.

Final Report on the Mental Health Services Continuum Program of the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation-Parole Division, NPI UCLA. June 2006.

Review of the June 30, 2006 Annual Report of the Mental Health Services Continuum Program.


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