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

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Title

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

Creator

  • Author: James, Nathan
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Analyst in Crime Policy

Publisher

  • Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

Date

  • Creation: 2013-06-03

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Report that 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.
  • Physical Description: 37 pages.

Subject

  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Prison administration
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Prison overcrowding
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Criminal justice
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Prisons
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Rehabilitation of criminals

Primary Source

  • Item is not a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States

Collection

  • Name: Congressional Research Service Reports
    Code: CRSR

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • CRS Report Number: RL34287
  • Accession or Local Control No: RL34287_2013Jun03
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc228067