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Alternatives to incarceration - Wikipedia

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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 ...

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.

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  ...

10 KEYS TO IMPROVING CONDITIONS IN OVERCROWDED ...

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Prison overcrowding is a major contributor ... overcrowded prisons and jails. These .... Judges use probation and community service as an alternative to prison.

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 ...

Tried and True Solutions for California's Overcrowded Prisons ...

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Last week the Supreme Court ordered California to address its overcrowded prisons ... Increase use of community-based alternatives to incarceration, including ...

States Work to Correct Prison Overcrowding - Prison Fellowship

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Sep 18, 2014 ... This year, Mississippi passed reform that would reduce incarceration for low-level offenses by implementing alternatives to prison. Mississippi ...

Can Alternative Sentencing Combat Prison Overcrowding?

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Sep 6, 2016 ... Alternative sentencing may help alleviate prison overcrowding while still delivering a fair punishment for minor crimes such as DUI and drug ...

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 ...