Monday, October 17, 2016

Offender Walks Away from Minimum-Support Facility at California Medical Facility

VACAVILLE — California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) officials are looking for a state prison inmate who walked away from the minimum-support facility at California Medical Facility (CMF) on Monday, Oct. 17.
Minimum-security inmate Jarvis Brown, 29, was reported missing during an institutional count at approximately 12:30 a.m. Oct. 17. He had last been seen in his bunk around 11:30 p.m. Oct. 16.

Notification was immediately made to local law enforcement agencies. Within minutes, agents from CDCR’s Office of Correctional Safety were dispatched to locate and apprehend Brown. CMF’s Investigative Services Unit, Crisis Response Team, local law enforcement agencies and the California Highway Patrol have been notified to assist in the search for Brown.

Brown is a black male with black hair and brown eyes. He is 5 feet, 9 inches tall and weighs 165 pounds.

He was admitted to CDCR on May 12, 2016, from Contra Costa County to serve a three-year sentence for evading a peace officer while driving recklessly.

Anyone who sees Brown or has any knowledge of his whereabouts should immediately contact law enforcement or call 911.

Since 1977, 99 percent of all offenders who have left an adult institution, camp or community-based program without permission have been apprehended.

CONTACT:  
Lt. Megan Cherinka (707) 449-6509
Krissi Khokhobashvili (916) 445-4950