Prison inmates are down, but costs still going up

California’s prison population soared from about 20,000 in 1975 to 162,00 by 2011 and now is at about 129,000 due to a federal court order on overcrowding. But costs haven’t fallen with the decrease in inmates, and taxpayers still spend about as much on prisons as on education.

Sacramento highlights from Stage 7 of the 2018 Amgen bicycle race

Stage 7 of the men’s 2018 Amgen Tour of California started and ended in downtown Sacramento, with Fernando Gaviria winning the day's race in a photo finish. Egan Bernal won the overall title. Katie Hall won the women’s overall title.
Amgen Tour of California