By Carl ToersBijns, former deputy warden, ASPC Eyman, Florence AZ
From last week:
OVER THE WALL
- Idaho prison chief tackles challenges: Kempf started career at Pocatello women's lockup
- Authorities: Inmate, 21, struck, killed by tractor-trailer
- Governor pulls plug on private prison contract
- Man convicted of raping teen at Lake Springfield dies in prison
- Drug counselor caught allegedly smuggling drugs, cellphones into prison
- County unemployment rises; hiring event for DOC jobs
- Woman convicted in Raleigh sports bar stabbing found dead in NC prison
- Cory Rosales Identified as Body Recovered From Black Eagle Dam
- Tulsa World Editorial: Oklahoma corrections officers honored for saving hostage's life
- Pros and cons: Inmates help fight Cuesta Fire thanks to state program
BUSINESS: Press Releases
- GTL Sets Annual Record for Visitation Management: Leads Industry in Combining In-Person...
- Assessing whether an electronic monitoring program is right for you
- Orange County, California Awards ITS Contract to GTL
- Corizon Health Awarded Two New Contracts
- NaphCare Awarded New Contract with the City of Richmond (VA) Sheriff Office
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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