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Unformatted text preview: Community Corrections o Probation: The community supervision of an offender in lieu of prison. o Parole: The supervised release of offenders after they have served a portion of their sentence. Problems: o Overcrowding o High rate of imprisonment relative to crime rate o Aging imprisoned population o Burden of CJ policies fall on black Americans o Decline in services o Mentally Ill Examples of Programs: o Expanded prison Industries o Expanded Mental Health and Drug Treatment o Boot Camps o Electronic Monitoring o Work Release o Shock Incarceration Programs o Restitution and Community Service Programs o Halfway Houses o Intensive Supervision Probation...
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This note was uploaded on 03/06/2011 for the course CCJS 105 taught by Professor Mcgoin during the Spring '08 term at Maryland.
- Spring '08