This report contains our assessment of the medical care provided to incarcerated persons at the California Institution for Women between December 2020 and May 2021. We rated the overall quality of health care provided at the California Institution for Women during this time period as adequate.
This annual report summarizes the work the Office of the Inspector General completed during 2021, including the 18 public reports we issued. The recommendations we made to the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation in 2021, as well as the department’s responses and plans to address our recommendations can be found on our Data Explorer.
The Office of the Inspector General safeguards the integrity of the State’s correctional system by providing oversight and transparency regarding the policies and practices of California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. We carry out this mission through diligent monitoring, honest assessment, and dedication to improving the correctional system of our State.
We promise to do our best to assist in safeguarding the integrity of the State’s correctional system. If you have witnessed or know of any misconduct within the operations of the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, please report the information to us, below.
The OIG evaluates the qualifications of every candidate whom the Governor nominates for appointment as a warden at an adult correctional institution or as a superintendent at a juvenile facility and the Inspector General reports the recommendation regarding each candidate’s qualifications in confidence to the Governor.