By Caterina Spinaris
Also this week:
From last week:
- Ten possible New Year’s Resolutions for Corrections Staff
- If You Don’t Trust Cops, You Don’t Report Crimes?
- Rigorous Multi-Site Evaluation Finds HOPE Probation Model Offers No Advantage Over Conventional Probation in Four Study Sites
- Checkmate: Prison Chess Competition More Than Just a Game for Both Inmates and Students
OVER THE WALL
- Proposed SC bill would make electrocution main method of execution for death penalty inmates
- Authorities looking for inmate who walked away from Pleasant Valley State Prison
- Alabama inmate dies by apparent suicide, third in one month
- Pauls Valley facility will become K-9 training center
- Inmate Artworks on Display at California State Capitol
- ODOC Report Shows Violent History Of Inmate Accused Of Killing Anthony Palma
- Inmate dies at Hays State Prison in Trion Thursday, homicide investigation underway
- Sheriff: Escaped inmate got stolen vehicle stuck in mud, fled on foot
- Iredell Inmate Charged After 2 Officers Injured At Jail
- 2 corrections officers assaulted by inmate at quarantine facility in Jackson
BUSINESS: Press Releases
- ALABAMA COMPANY IS ON A MISSION TO IMPROVE CARE OF PEOPLE ADDICTED TO OPIOIDS IN AMERIC...
- NaphCare is Off to a Great Start Providing Healhcare in the Fulton County Jails
- Correctional Facilities Present Unique Environmental Challenges – GTL’s Technology is T...
- Securus Technologies Announces the Activation of Additional Wireless Containment Soluti...
- Industry Veteran Joins GTL as Executive Vice President of National Sales Team
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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