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Community corrections: A modern concept

By Robin Sanders and Tim Bosley, editorial, Midland Daily News The concept of Community Corrections is designed to provide a specific segment of the present Michigan Department of Corrections population, and citizens who have just begun a life of committing crimes, with an alternative to direct incarceration, as a means to prevent them from becoming […]

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Oregon county programs slash prisoner recidivism rate

By Kaellen Hessel, reporter, Statesman Journal When the Marion County Reentry Initiative launched in 2010, it had the ambitious goal of cutting the recidivism rate in half over the next five years. In 2015, it received an Achievement Award from the National Association of Counties for doing just nbso online casino reviews that. The recidivism […]

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How “prisons without bars” could cut the cost of prison and recidivism

You probably already know the jaw-dropping stats about American prisons: that the U.S. has the highest incarceration rate in the world. That we’re home to 5 percent of the world’s population, but 25 percent of its prisoners. That more than one in every 10 American men has a felony conviction. That more than 60 percent […]

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