An official website of the United States government
Here's how you know
Official websites use .gov
A .gov website belongs to an official government organization in the United States.
Secure .gov websites use HTTPS
A lock (
A locked padlock
) or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .gov website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.
“Since the early 1980s, there has been a historically unprecedented increase in the federal prison population.
"Firearms are one of the leading causes of deaths for law enforcement officers feloniously killed in the line of duty ...
This is essential reading for those people working or interested in offender reentry efforts.
"There have been legislative proposals to implement a risk and needs assessment system in federal prisons.