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Alternatives to incarceration

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An alternative to incarceration is any kind of punishment or treatment other than time in prison .... In addition, cumulative costs resulting from prison overcrowding can be avoided, saving even mor...

ALTERNATIVES TO INCARCERATION IN A NUTSHELL An ...

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An “alternative to incarceration” is any kind of punishment other than time in ... are cheaper, help prevent prison and jail overcrowding, and save taxpayers ...

Prison Reform and Alternatives to Imprisonment

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Their health conditions deteriorate in prisons which are overcrowded, where nutrition is poor, sanitation inadequate and access to fresh air and exercise often  ...

Why Not in Our County? Cost-Effective Solutions to Jail Overcrowding

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measures and alternative programs can be implemented in other jurisdictions ... Pretrial services programs can help alleviate jail crowding by releasing inmates ...

Jail Overcrowding - Alternative Solutions Associates Inc

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Overcrowding is a major concern for just about every jail and prison in the United States. Finding alternatives to incarceration to ease overcrowding has been a ...

The Struggle to Ease Jail Overcrowding - NYTimes.com

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May 3, 1992 ... Even such liberal sentencing alternatives, however, are sometimes confounded by prison overcrowding. In Essex County, for example, some ...

Alternatives to Jails

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what is scientifically known regarding several alternatives to incarceration; ..... potential problems (such as jail overcrowding), analyze the problem by collecting .

Reduce prison overcrowding by offering alternatives to jail ...

articles.mcall.com/2010-11-16/opinion/mc-prison-overcrowding-pennsylvania-b20101116_1_building-four-new-prisons-jeffrey-beard-minimum-sentences

Nov 16, 2010 ... Pennsylvania's prisons are overcrowded with inmates who should not be there. Where should they be? In our backyards. Twenty-seven states ...

Incarceration in Virginia... There Are Alternatives

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Annotation: This article introduces the issue of overcrowding in Virginia's jails and examines postsentencing and pretrial alternatives to incarceration, as well as ...

Commonwealth Foundation - Prison Overcrowding Solutions

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Nov 16, 2009 ... Home; Issues; Prison Overcrowding Solutions. TEXT SIZE ... There are alternatives to incarceration for these crimes. Other states have ...

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10 Ways To Reduce Prison Overcrowding And Save Taxpayers ...

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Nov 8, 2013 ... America's federal prisons are in trouble. They're so crowded they're endangering the lives of inmates and corrections officers, the director of the ...

Sentencing Alternatives to Jail/Prison - Guides - Avvo

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Jun 4, 2010 ... What is Alternative Sentencing? As more and more prisons and local jails suffer from overcrowding, many states have begun considering ...

Better ways to end prison overcrowding than just releasing inmates ...

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Jun 30, 2011 ... It's time to pursue cheaper, humane alternatives to prison. ... ordered a state government to tackle America's shameful prison overcrowding.