This Alternatives to incarceration include:
AWP-alternative Work Program
WF - Work Furlough
EMP - Home Detention by Electronic Monitoring
Monday - Friday 8 AM - 4:30 PM Closed Weekends and Holidays
Who Do I Call To Get Information?
209-468-4620 Work Programs Office
Where to find Work Programs?
999 W. Mathews Road, French Camp, CA
From interstate 5, take Mathews Road west bound. You will see our sign for AWP/WF/EMP at the
entrance. We are located at the south side of the Honor Farm compound.
Mailing address: 7000 Michael N. Canlis Blvd, French Camp, CA 95231
Policy And Law
Custody policy 8.7.3
Penal code sections:
1203.016 1208 1208.2 1208.5 4024.2
2-6200 2-6202 2-6201 2-6203
Superior Court Order Pop Management Court Cap
Sheriff's Work Programs is non-profit and self supporting
Fees are not refundable
Money orders, Credit Card payments, No Cash
Additional fees required for alcohol/drug monitoring.
Alternative Work Program AWP
Largest of the 3 programs
Over 80 non-profit or public agency worksites through out the county
Gardening, laundry, waste disposal or recycling, drug or alcohol rehab sites and food banks
4019 P.C. Good/Work Time Applies
Clients receive 2 days credit for everyday worked or 1/2 time. This is authorized by Superior Court order.
$75 admin fee and $10 per day or one(1) hour of your gross wage (whichever is greater).
Electronic Monitoring Program (EMP)
This is a home detention program, monitored by 3M GPS Bracelet
Work, go to school, take care of the kids
Co-habitants and employer or school must sign agreement
Clients agree to search clause
Field investigators conduct searches and make regular checks at clients home, work or school
4019 pc, good/work time applies
$75 admin fee and $15 per day or one(1) hour of your gross wage (whichever is greater).
Work Furlough (WF)
Clients remain in-custody and are released to attend their regular jobs and return at the end of theit work day
Will be screened for release on EMP
$75 admin fee and $12 per day or one(1) hour of your gross wage (whichever is greater).
Sentenced Clients may apply
Out of custody clients need to come to the office with their commitment papers and $75 fee
In-custody clients are screened by staff and sent an application via inmate mail
180 days or less for AWP
No limit on days for EMP
Low risk offenders are eligible
Client success is priority
Client must agree to program rules
When Things Don't Go As Planned
Clients who miss days will be allowed to reschedule
Verified illness will be allowed to reschedule at no charge
Unexcused rescheduling has a $50.00 charge per day missed. Money orders only or credit card.
When Things Really Go Bad!
Clients who pick up new charges and are put in Jail, will be failed. If O.R. granted, see case manager
Clients who get new warrants will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis
Clients who refuse to follow program rules or refuse to work, will be failed
Being intoxicated (drugs or alcohol) at your worksite or our office will be grounds for failure
Return To Custody
Failed clients will be given a report to jail date and expected to return to jail
Serious failures may be picked up by sworn staff and immediately returned to custody
The program administrator can remove any client from the programs without cause, at anytime