By Robert Kravitz, President AlturaSolutions
From last week:
OVER THE WALL
- Virginia to end pandemic-related early release for prisoners
- Kentucky Prisons to Reopen for Family Visits June 20 After Closing Due to Coronavirus
- High Desert State Prison Officials Investigating the Death of an Inmate as a Homicide
- Condemned Inmate Lumord Johnson Dies
- California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation Announces Reduced Cost of Telephone Calls for Incarcerated Population
- Department of Corrections Inmates back in Custody after being placed on Escape Status
- Bloomington father convicted of killing young daughter in 1998 seeks new trial
- Corrections facilities rollout COVID-19 vaccines to inmates and employees
- Two Lakeland prisoners charged in September drug smuggling plot
- Inmate reported missing from Community Corrections Center - Lincoln taken into custody in Omaha
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The program interviews Faye S. Taxman, Ph.D. a University Professor in the Criminology, Law and Society Department and Director of the Center for Advancing Correctional Excellence at George Mason University. Dr. Taxman is recognized for her work in the development of the seamless systems of care models that link the criminal justice with other service delivery systems as well as reengineering probation and parole supervision services, and organizational change models. Her work covers the breadth of the correctional system from jails and prisons to community corrections and adult and juvenile offenders, including all types of interventions and system improvement factors. She has had numerous grants from the National Institute on Drug Abuse, National Institute of Justice, National Institute of Corrections, Office of National Drug Control Policy, and Bureau of Justice Assistance.
The website for the Center for Advancing Correctional Excellence is http://www.gmuace.org/ .
The program is hosted by Leonard Sipes. The producer is Timothy Barnes.
This pod cast is brought to you (with permission) by DC Public Safety–Radio Shows, the original live date was June 28, 2012