Offender Walks Away from Los Angeles Reentry Program – News Releases – CDCR

L. a. — California Division of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) officers are Wanting for Derb…….

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L. a. — California Division of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) officers are Wanting for Derbert Pineda, an offender who walked away from the Male Group Reentry Program (MCRP) facility in Los Angeles on August 29.

At roughly 7:00 p.m., MCRP officers decided Pineda had departed the MCRP with out authorization and an emergency search was immediately initiated. Inside minutes, brokers from CDCR’s Office of Correctional Safety have been dispatched to discover and apprehend Pineda. Notification additionally was made to native regulation enforcement businesses.

Pineda is a 32-yr-previous Hispanic male Who’s 5’6” tall, weighs 160 kilos, and has brown eyes, black hair and an olive complexion. He was final seen sporting A grey shirt And grey shorts.

Pineda was admitted from Los Angeles County on February 24, 2020 to serve a 4-yr sentence for car theft w/ prior car associated theft convictions, a second strike. He had arrived On the MCRP on February 17, 2021, and was scheduled to be launched from CDCR custody in October 2021.

Anyone who sees Pineda or has any information of his whereabouts ought to immediately contact regulation enforcement or name 911.

The MCRP permits eligible offenders dedicated to state jail to serve The prime of their sentences Inside the re-entry center and provides them the packages and devices Important to transition from custody to the community. It is a voluntary program for male offenders Who’ve roughly one yr left to serve. This method hyperlinks offenders to A selection of community-based mostly rehabilitative providers that assist with substance use issues, psychological well being care, medical care, employment, education, housing, househprevious reunification and social assist.

Since 1977, 99 % of all offenders Who’ve left an grownup institution, camp, or community-based mostly program with out permission have been apprehended.

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August 30, 2021                                                                  [email protected]