P&P - Tom Marler CJAD 101 Paper 6 May 2, 2010 Parole...

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Tom Marler CJAD 101 Paper 6 May 2, 2010 Parole and Probation Probation and Parole are very interesting topics that help us understand criminal reprimand by analyzing the concept of community corrections. This concept helps us realize the types of punishments and understand probation and parole better. By analyzing pervious court proceedings and key terminology we understand how important parole and probation officer are. Community correction is a sentencing style that depends on traditional confinement options and more on correctional resources available in the community which include probation, parole, home confinement, electronically monitoring offenders. Probation is a court ordered sentence that is served under supervision in the community. It has a goal to retain some control over criminal offenders while using community programs to help rehabilitate these individuals and is the most common form of criminal sentencing in the United States. Parole is supervised early release of inmates from correctional confinement and differs from probation. Parole is a corrective strategy with the primary purpose to return offenders gradually to productive lives. While on probation or parole the court will impose certain restriction on the individual
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This note was uploaded on 06/12/2010 for the course CJAD CJAD 101 taught by Professor Adamwood during the Spring '10 term at Columbia College.

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