Tuesday, March 1, 2011

Stay Connected With CDCR

Media have numerous ways to receive the latest news, stories and alerts

Sacramento — The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation’s (CDCR) Press Office has a service that distributes news releases and advisories to the media. By contacting the Press Office, media representatives can submit their e-mail address and request to be added to its news release distribution list.

However, the Press Office also offers several other ways for the media to receive the latest news, stories and alerts from and about CDCR, including news blogs, RSS feeds, and social media. All are accessible from the CDCR website: http://www.cdcr.ca.gov/

CDCR Today News
By visiting this link, http://www.cdcr.ca.gov/News/blogs/index.html news media representatives can subscribe to receive all CDCR news releases.

Social Media
CDCR uses several social media applications including Twitter, Facebook, Flickr, YouTube and blogs to syndicate news, stories, alerts, photos, videos and other useful information.

Subscribe by visiting these links:

• CDCR Twitter
http://twitter.com/cacorrections

• CDCR’s Facebook
http://www.facebook.com/cacorrections

• CDCR photos on Flickr
http://www.flickr.com/photos/37381942@N04/sets/

• CDCR YouTube
http://www.youtube.com/CAcorrections

Blogs
You can subscribe to a number of CDCR blogs on a variety of subjects including parole, juvenile justice, GPS alerts, conservation camps, and re-entry by visiting this link: http://www.cdcr.ca.gov/News/blogs/news_blogs.html . All CDCR News Blogs include RSS feeds and a few offer email subscriptions and Twitter updates.

You can also subscribe to CDCR’s Capital Punishment Page by visiting this link:
http://www.cdcr.ca.gov/Capital_Punishment/index.html


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