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Corrections--Contracting out

Controversy, Litigation and Performance Problems Plague Private Probation Services

This overview covers problems inherent in private probation. 

Strategies for Procurement Innovation and Reform

This document is intended to provide guidance to state, local, and Federal officials for use when assessing how to address the procurement problems that are ubiquitous across the nationwide procurement space.

Emergency Procedures for Private Prisons

Procedures cover the management of emergencies in prisons.

Criminal: How Lockup Quotas and "Low-Crime Taxes" Guarantee Profits for Private Prison Corporations

This report will discuss the use of prison bed occupancy guarantee clauses in prison privatization contracts and explore how bed occupancy guarantees undermine criminal justice policy and democratic, accountable government.

Annual Privatization Report 2013: Criminal Justice and Corrections

Provides an overview of the latest on privatization and public-private partnerships in criminal justice and corrections.

International Growth Trends in Prison Privatization

This report investigates the trends and explores the growth of for-profit prison privatizations across the globe.

Halfway from Prison to the Community: From Current Practice to Best Practice

This report provides a framework and a set of guidelines for the structure, implementation, and evaluation of RRCs (Residential Reentry Centers).

Privately Operated Federal Prisons for Immigrants: Expensive. Unsafe. Unneccessary

This report chronicles the May 2012 Adams County Correctional Center uprising in Natchez, Mississippi, facility operated by CCA.

Large Jail Network Meeting, March 2-4, 2008, Aurora, Colorado

These proceedings highlight what happened at the Large Jail Network Meeting March 2008. 

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