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Problems in Community Corrections*. David F. Greenberg**. I. INTRODUCTION. The phrase "community corrections" has come to denote a wide variety of correctional dispositions administered outside the jail, re formatory or prison, for accused or convicted adult offenders and fo juveniles adjudicated delinquent.


Examines the principles and practices of community corrections (CCs); i.e., correctional measures administered outside the jail, reformatory, or prison, for adult and juvenile offenders and involving reduced segregation of offenders, increased use of probation and parole, and newer programs such as halfway houses.


Dec 28, 2010 ... Editor's note: I had a chance to speak with resident corrections expert Gary Klugiewicz recently about his predictions for the topics that will affect corrections workers in the coming year. This interview is the result of that discussion. – Drew Johnson, CorrectionsOne Editor. Funding. DJ: Budgets and funding ...


States and counties are moving to shift the burden from institutional to community corrections, sending greater numbers of ... the community corrections field, yet require additional research to determine if their intended outcomes are being achieved. ... nity corrections, and left the field with many of the problems described in.


A parolee recently released after a 20-year sentence will, for example, have different issues and needs than a probationer who has spent minimal time in a correctional facility and who has more immediate ties to the community. Still, there ...


Many of the offenders being incarcerated are on parole. In Wisconsin, approximately 25% of prison admissions were for offenders under active community corrections supervision at the time of their current offense. .... The problem of recidivism comes with a serious price tag. The monetary costs of crime are easy enough to ...


Nov 20, 2014 ... In 2012, amid controversy that ensued following a New York Times series exposing the problems that plague New Jersey's halfway houses, Palatucci stepped down from CEC. CEC, in fact, is an expanding presence in for-profit community corrections beyond New Jersey. It now provides services in 18 ...


May 15, 2015 ... Unfortunately, the community-corrections system—parole or supervised release for those let out of prison before the expiration of their terms, and probation for those not incarcerated at all or incarcerated only briefly in a jail as opposed to a prison—reproduces the flaws of the broader criminal justice system.


inquiries to Constance Clem, Senior. Editor, NIC Information Center, 791. Chambers Road, Aurora, Colorado,. 80011; (800) 877-1461. Access back issues of Topics in. Community Corrections on the. NIC Web site at http://nicic.org/. Features/Library/?Tag=752. 2007 FOCUS: Promising Strategies in Transition from Prison.