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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 ...

Reducing Prison Overcrowding, Improving Justice and Preventing ...

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Aug 16, 2011 ... Prison overcrowding and excessive prison costs are a problem in ... Alternatives to incarceration may be used as a means of reducing a ...

Use state funds first on alternatives to jail - LA Times

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Jun 7, 2015 ... A California board with $500 million to award for jail construction is set ... state prisons just by moving the inmates to overcrowded county jails.

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.

Reduce prison overcrowding by offering alternatives to jail ...

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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 ...

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 ...

Prison overcrowding - Penal Reform International

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Prison overcrowding is one of the key contributing factors to poor prison conditions ... investing in non-custodial alternatives to detention both pre-trial and post ...

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.

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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 ...

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  ...

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 ...