Offender Reentry: Correctional Statistics, Reintegration into the Community, and Recidivism

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This report provides background information regarding the prison population in the United States that has been growing steadily for more than 30 years. The report presents correctional system statistics and discusses the federal government's involvement in offender reentry programs and the Second Chance Act (P.L. 110-199) that was enacted on April 9, 2008.

Creator(s): James, Nathan
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: February 25, 2014
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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James, Nathan

Analyst in Crime Policy

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Publisher Info: Congressional Research Service, Library of Congress
Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: February 25, 2014
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United States
Description:

This report provides background information regarding the prison population in the United States that has been growing steadily for more than 30 years. The report presents correctional system statistics and discusses the federal government's involvement in offender reentry programs and the Second Chance Act (P.L. 110-199) that was enacted on April 9, 2008.

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34 pages.

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