(Inmates attend Completion Ceremony)…They had completed courses offered by IVROP.
They were paid for through a grant sponsored the Second Chance Act. The courses were designed to serve medium to high-risk offenders to increase their education level and employability at the time of release. The Awarded Second Chance grant to the Imperial County Sheriff’s Office and Imperial Valley Regional Occupation Program was written to target 45 incarcerated adults housed at ICSO and slated for probation. The training provided moral recognition therapy, parenting, GED, Career counseling and career technical assistance. The ceremony recognized 14 inmates for their success in completing the 3-month course.