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For over 100 Years - Providing Education & Standards for Community Corrections! 


Established in 1917, the California Probation, Parole and Correctional Association exists as the only organization in the state which represents adult and juvenile, state and local, field and institutional corrections professionals and those citizens interested in the professionalism of corrections.  

Join us in our Mission to: 

Promote    Promote the professionalism of correctional practitioners

Support     Support research relevant to corrections

Advocate   Advocate positions on corrections issues to lawmakers and                           policymakers
Educate     Educate the public on issues vital to corrections
Network    Provide a supportive network for its members

Past Presidents -

Andrew Craven, Dana Smith-Lacy & Reuben Johnson

CPPCA Code of Ethics
In recognition of the profound responsibilities inherent in a profession dedicated to the adjustment to social relationships, I acknowledge these to be my guiding precepts:  

Serve with humility ..... Act without prejudice ..... Uphold the law with dignity ..... Be objective in the performance of my duties ..... Respect the inalienable rights of all persons ..... Hold inviolate those confidences and responsibilities to the individual and to the community .... Cooperate with fellow workers and related agencies ..... Be aware of my responsibilities to the individual; continuously seeking knowledge and understanding 

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