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Average inmate faces nearly four years of community monitoring after incarceration.
This paper will discuss the need for a new model for community corrections that can improve public safety while recognizing that people on probatio
In 2012, Missouri established an “earned compliance credits” policy that allows individuals to shorten their time on probation or parole by 30 days
Offender handbook from the Kentucky Division of Probation and Parole.
The Bureau of Justice Statistics maintains the Annual Probation Survey, an annual data series designed to provide national, federal, and jurisdicti
Data in this report were collected through the Bureau of Justice Statistics’ (BJS) Annual Probation Survey and Annual Parole Survey.
Pennsylvania is on the verge of becoming one of the first states in the country to base criminal sentences not only on what crimes people have been
The recent sentencing of Philadelphia rap artist Meek Mill to two to four years in prison for probation violations committed a decade after his ori
Community corrections agencies serve more than half of the corrections population but are generally underfunded.
Between 1980 and 2007, probation rates in the United States skyrocketed alongside imprisonment rates; since 2007, both forms of criminal justice co