Valdez was arrested by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department in Lynwood, California. He was later transferred to NKSP.
Inmate Valdez was serving a two-year sentence for Possession of a Controlled Substance from Los Angeles in January 2013.
NKSP opened in April 1993, houses approximately 4600 inmates and is located in Delano Ca. NKSP has a two-fold mission. First, it functions as a reception center for the processing of incoming inmates from southern and northern counties. Secondly, it functions as the Central California Transportation Hub for the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation.
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 13, 2013
Contact: Lt. George Becerra