Temporary Release Program
Early in sentence, if they do okay they move them forward. Most time its at the end of
the sentence. Allows them to get back in community. Is for minimum security prisoners for
public safety. Lives in cus
Test #2 Day #1
To see ho gets out on parole
Political aimals, either appointed by govener or elected by population.
Parole board, one black, one woman, one person from western Nebraska.
Shot Robert Kennedy for politics
Some may not be from a good source
May be trying to take out a rival
May be trying to get a reckless driver off the roads
Society; fear of them
Not what society expects of us
How do we transfer fear to kids?
Say call when you get t
Field-import-Point of sale end user
900% increase in drug arrests from 1960s 1970s
Petition starts process in juvenile court
Can come from police when they arrest them
Come from school for truancy
Social worker if they run away
Parents are truant/run away
Cleary Family sued Lehigh University because they knew their daughter was killed on
campus and didnt notify or change anything.
Women get little money to their corrections because men are the main problem
Major theory for a while to cut d
Mentally challenged, developmentally challenged
Depending on how close we are to an individual with such things is how we treat and
react to them.
Less supportive of your crazy people
One of the churches responsibilities (Roman Catholic Church of
Juvenile Court and How it Works
State raised youth
Problems that institutionalized youth have
Theyre going to leave
Many leave as children and go back home
Basic Political policy
Classical School; people are responsible for their own behaviors, rational free will.
Except in the case of juveniles and crazy people
Below age 7, they cant be charged with a crime (Age of Reason)
Age of majority when one is legall
- Strong want from public for boot camp in the eyes of military boot camp.
- The idea that they will be changed for the better
- Most boot camps are in rural areas
- Idea that rural is somehow better, although we have more people living in metro
Historically why parole exists
- Parole is a French word
- In the olden days when you were captured and a nobleman, you stayed in guest room and
are with the family. Once ransom was agreed upon they agreed not to fight them again,
and were released or par
Community Based Corrections
Criminal Justice Systems change either because of philosophy or economics.
Earliest punishment were physical pain
- Guy killed by being crushed to death piled railroad ties on him took him 3 days to die
- Use pain to drive out
- Sight and Sound Seperations
-sight and sound separation between men and women and adults and juveniles
- should have 4 different places
- legalization making it legal
- medicalization can take it if has a prescription
- decriminalization have penalty bu
Released on own recognizance
o Sign and released on own recognizance to be released and show up in court on
such and such a date.
Amanda Knox is being tried again in the killing of her roommate.
Hawkins found dead in hotel room of a drog overd
2 Famous Cases
-Escopido case knew his rights and asked for counsel which the police did not give him
-cruel and unusual punishment
-doesnt define what is considered excessive
-several hundred years
Today Jan 16th in 1991, the Gulf war started.
Adopted from old English is Flat Time, came right from Hammurabis; and means that everyone
gets the same punishment for the same crime.
Constant power struggles between branches; mostly due to legislature ( se
ID them; photo and fingerprinting (even if its against your religion)
Inform you of your charges
1st time in front of judge
Informed of rights
Informed of charges
Talk about bail
18th amendment protec
1994 Crime Act
Every state had a drug court
Drug testing a lot
-people who have problems have more than one problem (generally)
-drug court focus on drug users not drug dealer (go to prison)
-is this voluntary?
-volunteered to go to program or fill out pa
1980 find drug use earlier/ frequent drug testing/ deal with drug users
Drug court every state should not charge drug users/ get them drug treatment/
People do crime while on drugs
Victim offender mediation program just for juvenile
Norfolk Project Access
Corrections officers in the county once a month have lunch together. So they can perform their
gatekeeper abilities better.
Smaller case load more time per case
Larger case load less time per case
Team Approach using outside resourc
After you have gone to prison or jail and youve surved your time.
Generally for a worse crime
Administrative decision rather than a Judges decision (Probation)
It doesnt work
Based on assumption that someone can be rehabilitated enough to
News: Article death rate of women who own firarm is higher than women who dont
Some states prohibit probation for some crimes
When judges recommend probation in comes from the PSI
80% of sentences some from PSI
Have to think about th
News: 10 year old girl killed by coach
15 year old killed corrections officer when she opened the call tried to get out but failed.
She was kept alive for several days to harvest her organs, then was taken off life support.
Larger percent of those who com
Father of Probation
Owned shoe factory in boston and a member of an abstinence group
Friend of the judge
Convinced his judge to give him a drunk and said he could save him and quite his habit
Took in 2000 people and placed them in
Defined as judicial sanction (by the judge) allowing court supervision of the offender in the
Has to be
-supervision in community
Probation starts with
1) Instead of prison go to probation