On the Outside is new book on re-entry written by David J. Harding, Jeffrey D. Morenoff, and Jessica J.B. Wise. … Continue reading BOOK: On The Outside-Prisoner Re -entry and reintegration
“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?
Also known as ( on twitter #OpHiginio’s Law). What is it: HR 2656: The Public Safety Enhancement Act of 2013. What … Continue reading PSEA-HR 2656: The Public Safety Enhancement Act of 2013
By Dan Aiello In the wake of California’s election last month where voters passed two propositions aimed at reducing the … Continue reading Ammiano to Introduce Sweeping Prison Reform Legislation
By Mike Klein, Editor Georgia Public Policy Foundation Georgia lawmakers introduced 945 bills this year. One that passed will fast … Continue reading Pew Center Targets Recidivism; Georgia Launches Corrections Reform
An inmate at California’s Chino State Prison talks to a parole officer in the overcrowded dayroom. A state-by-state study has … Continue reading Report promotes alternatives to prison as national recidivism rate holds steady
Bob Egelko, Chronicle Staff Writer Thursday, November 4, 2010 More than two-thirds of paroled inmates in California are back in … Continue reading Most California parolees back in prison in 3 years