Protecting the Health of Incoming Prisoners: Six Diseases Correctional Administrators Should Be Aware Of
By Robert Kravitz, President AlturaSolutions
Also this week:
From last week:
OVER THE WALL
- Naples jail inmate dies after settling case, preparing for release
- Heartland inmates pack meals for hungry kids in other countries
- Police: Escaped inmate originally arrested after breaking into home while wielding ax, high on PCP
- Murder of 2 California women in 1970s linked to dead Spokane inmate
- Deputies capture inmate who walked away from work detail in Pickaway Co.
- Escaped Inmate Caught Throwing Rocks, Making Threats
- 6 jail deputies, 1 inmate in Syracuse treated for possible PCP exposure
- Hospitalized inmate died of cancer, autopsy says
- Inmate gets 5-10 more years for assault on prison staffer
- Delaware County inmate dies of injuries from assault at Warren Correctional
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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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