Division of Adult Parole Operations (DAPO)
The Division of Adult Parole Operations (DAPO) is responsible for protecting the community by enabling parole agents to have an active part in the local community’s public safety plans while providing a range of programs and services that offer state supervised parolees the opportunity for change, encouraging and assisting them in their effort to reintegrate into the community.
The Parolee Handbook provides important information that will help parolees while they are on parole.
DAPO Parole Agents are committed to working closely with the Division of Rehabilitative Programs to ensure parolees are referred to appropriate rehabilitation and transition programs that are currently available to help them find success and opportunities within their communities.
In its ongoing efforts to safeguard the public from gang violence... » More
Why did CDCR develop a Parole Violation Decision Making Instrument?
Known as " PVDMI," this is part of an overall strategy designed to reduce risk of recidivism, enhance success on parole, and utilize resources in the most effective manner. ...» More
Sex Offender Information Page
California has enacted historic new laws pertaining to sex offenders. CDCR strictly enforces Jessica's Law to keep sex offenders who are on parole from living within 2,000 feet of schools and parks...» More
How Does GPS Work?
Global Positioning System (GPS) monitoring works due to the triangulation of satellites, orbiting the earth. 24 satellites are used in all ...» More
Sex Offender Statistics
The passage of Jessica’s Law was a historic moment for the State of California, which has the highest population of sex offenders in the nation...» More
All parolees are subject to additional statutory requirements as a condition to their release from state prison...» More
Operation Boo 2015
DAPO agents conducted 1255 compliance checks or searches as part of the 22nd Annual Operation Boo child safety project...» More
Division of Adult Parole Operations Links
- 2011 Public Safety Realignment - DAPO Informational Overview
- 5 Year Road Map
- California Parole Apprehension Teams (CPAT)
- Lifer Parole Process
- Parole Requirements
- Parole Services
- Parolee Conditions
- Parole Museum
- Parolee On-Line Handbook
- Parolee Restitution Payment Instructions
- Restitution Responsibilities, Information for Adult Offenders
- Sex Offender Facts & Figures
- Sex Offender Management Board
- State Authorized Risk Assessment Tool for Sex Offenders (SARATSO) Committee