Available now on Amazon: very reasonably priced, Kindle version $2.99 and paperback $8.00. The author, Mr. Johnmeyer contacted me and … Continue reading New Book: “Unlocked”: Keys To Getting Out & Staying Out
Via The Marshall Project Surprising new research suggests parolees who go somewhere new are less likely to offend again. By … Continue reading You Can’t Go Home Again
Public housing in New York City (Image via NYC.gov) A new study suggests that harsh “collateral consequence laws” for … Continue reading Examining “Collateral Consequence Laws”
By Christopher Moraff (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) Many of the roughly 10,000 inmates who exit U.S. prisons each week following … Continue reading Out of Prison, But No Place to Go
For the next three years, there will be no movement in Washington D.C. on the mega-issues of taxation and spending. … Continue reading Republicans and Democrats Agree We Need to Fix the Prison Problem
BY NICOLE FLATOW CREDIT: SHUTTERSTOCK As the U.S. jail population has exploded, so, too, has the number of parents behind bars. … Continue reading Inmates Who Get Parenting Training Are 95 % Less Likely To Report New Offenses
“Recidivism” is a fancy word to describe people who commit another crime after being released from prison. Recidivism is a … Continue reading What is recidivism?