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Rasheed Lockheart at San Quentin State Prison in 2018.
Life Inside October 1, 2020
I first joined the San Quentin fire department to get my own room, eat well and train dogs. It ended up being the most important experience of my life.
The CZU Lightning Complex fire, as seen from La Honda, California, on August 19, 2020.
News September 2, 2020
“When people are in need, they don’t give a shit where you’re from or what your history is.”
Eduardo Amezcua, an inmate firefighter from the Antelope Conservation Camp mops up hot spots during the wildfires that devastated large swaths of California's wine country in Sonoma County. Roughly 3,800 inmates in the state’s prison system are on the front lines of active wild fires this fall.
The Frame October 23, 2017
Photographer Brian L. Frank captures the lives of men on the fire lines and at home in prison conservation camps.