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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...

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 ...

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  ...

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

www.csmonitor.com/Commentary/Opinion/2011/0630/Better-ways-to-end-prison-overcrowding-than-just-releasing-inmates

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

Sentencing Alternatives to Jail/Prison - Avvo.com

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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 ...

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 ...

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 Alternatives - County of Santa Barbara

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difficulties with jail overcrowding which has resulted in numerous Court Orders and ... Unfortunately, as described in the Overcrowding Alternatives section of this ...

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 ...

Into the Abyss: Alternative Sentencing as a Solution

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These alternative sentences have been a focus of debate for the past two decades. The only way to reduce prison overcrowding (other than having everyone ...

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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 ...

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 ...

Ten-Point Plan to Reduce Prison Overcrowding - Penal Reform ...

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overcrowding in prisons around the world. Overcrowding or congestion, as it is called in some countries ... can act as direct alternatives to pre-trial detention or.