This publication provides the results of a comprehensive evaluation on the state of correctional education programs for adults and juveniles.
This bulletin reviews effective programs that mitigate risk factors for delinquency and crime among juveniles and young adults to prevent future serious criminal behavior.
his video from the National Institute of Justice features the findings of Dr. Scott Decker, Director of the Arizona State University School of Criminology and Criminal Justice, who studied the impact of having criminal record on finding employment.
This article from the National Jail Exchange of the National Institute of Corrections describes how the Kent County Office of Community Corrections and the Kent County Sheriff’s Department in Michigan collaborated to launch a reentry system for individuals at a Kent County jail, under the Transition from Jail to Community (TJC) initiative.
his resource provides an introduction to some of the challenges paroling authority members face when serving individuals with mental and/or substance use disorders, along with a summary of the latest research and strategic thinking in the field.
The available presentations are organized by topics that include leadership and management, business operations and solutions, improving and innovating, and best practices in correctional industries and reentry.
This brief by the National Institute of Corrections (NIC) provides an overview of a new case management tool, the Employment Retention Inventory (ERI).
The career and education guides at FireScience.org focus on public service and safety careers including firefighting, law enforcement, forestry, paramedics, and more.
This brief from The Sentencing Project summarizes and highlights reform efforts and initiatives in three states—New York, New Jersey, and California.
Updates to the Bureau of Justice Assistance’s state and territory fact sheets include updated statistics related to BJA investments, program highlights from the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant program, crime trends, and other criminal justice information.