By Joe Bouchard
Also this week:
From last week:
OVER THE WALL
- L.A. County sheriff expresses sympathy for immigrants, but says sanctuary bill could hurt them
- Sheriff warns of scammers posing as police
- Jefferson County Sheriff's hiring practices may be taken out from under federal oversight
- Knox County Sheriff’s Office, Mid-Coast Recovery Coalition work to reduce recidivism
- Gov. Baker Files Bill to Help Reduce Prison Recidivism
- Sandy Martinez: Proposals would reduce recidivism, juvenile arrests
- Mandatory minimums don't reduce recidivism. So why is Pa. weighing bringing them back?
- Letter: Education can break Illinois' cycle of recidivism
- Officials respond to report finding Las Vegas corrections officers among highest paid in nation
- Recidivism Watch: Pelosi’s claim that 24 million would be ‘kicked off’ health insurance under GOP bill
BUSINESS: Press Releases
- GTL Video Visitation Technology Provides Friends and Family Increased Frequency of Cont...
- Securus Technologies Announces the Activation of Additional Wireless Containment Soluti...
- Industry Veteran Joins GTL as Executive Vice President of National Sales Team
- GTL Sets Annual Record for Visitation Management: Leads Industry in Combining In-Person...
- Assessing whether an electronic monitoring program is right for you
Interviews with Women Currently or Formerly Under Supervision Are Available
National Research on Women in the Justice System Available-Call for Factsheet
Recent Radio Show on Women Returning from Prison at:
Women in the criminal justice system have higher rates of substance abuse, physical and sexual violence, HIV, mental health and unemployment issues per national research. Approximately 7 in 10 women under correctional supervision have minor children.
Who: Current and past women under supervision, The Court Services and Offender
Supervision Agency, the US Attorney’s Office, the US Parole Commission, D.C. Healthy Start
Consortium and the Fairview Residential Reentry Center.
What: Speakers and Information Sessions
Where: Temple of Praise, 700 Southern Avenue, SE, Washington, D.C. 20032
When: Saturday, February 8 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Why: The Court Services and Offender Supervision Agency and allied organizations have implemented a comprehensive plan to increase services to women offenders. The annual Women’s Re-entry Forum is part of that plan.
Navigating Your Journey:
- Positive Reentry
- Economic Independence
- Education, Training, Employment, Nontraditional Jobs
- Dress for Success
The portal site for “DC Public Safety” is http://media.csosa.gov./ .
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 January 23, 2014
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