Unformatted text preview: already on probation are included and definitely items to thing about. From the reading that I did, it sounds like the jail programs don’t work like they should. The criminal does well in the program, but when they are released they can’t find a job, or they fall back into old habits. The book stated that 70% of clients were rearrested with in five years and more than half of the study group was arrested with in a year. The idea has good intentions but is poorly executed. A job placement program and follow up treatment could dramatically increase potential....
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- Winter '08
- criminal law, English-language films, past criminal record, Ashley Hamilton Criminal