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Document 022723
Does Participation in Washington's Work Release Facilities Reduce Recidivism?
Washington State Institute for Public Policy (Olympia, WA).
The effect of work release facilities in Washington State on recidivism is assessed. This report is divided into three sections: evaluation of work release program; identification of facilities with the greatest effectiveness on recidivism; and examination of work release practices. While three of four studies show that work release reduces recidivism, more research is warranted for broader contemporary results.... Read More
16 p.
Document 010106
Inmate Work Programs: A Review of the Literature
National Institute of Corrections (Washington, DC). National Institute of Corrections Information Center (Boulder, CO); LIS, Inc. (Boulder, CO).
In a review of recent literature on inmate work programs, the author describes operational assignments within institutions and community service work programs. An appendix includes sample policies and regulations governing inmate work programs.... Read More
75 p.
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