Where can I find a listing of state and local correctional facilities?
A listing of state corrections agencies' websites is available on the Corrections Connection website...
Last Updated: December 30, 2011
Do you have resources that can be used to train staff who lead education programs in juvenile detention facilities?
Resources that can be used to train staff who lead education programs in juvenile detention faciliti...
Last Updated: March 6, 2020
Where can I learn more about faith-based programs in corrections?
The Faith-Based and Community Initiatives in Corrections and Religion in Corrections sections of the...
Last Updated: July 16, 2019
How can biometric technologies be utilized in correctional settings?
Information on how biometric technologies can be utilized in correctional settings can be found in t...
Last Updated: February 26, 2014
What rights are lost when an individual is incarcerated?
The Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law has compiled a bulletin titled Arrested? What Happens to Yo...
Last Updated: September 9, 2011
Where can I find information on prison gangs?
Information on prison gangs is available on the Prison Gangs section of the U.S. Department of Justi...
Last Updated: July 12, 2012
Is the Federal Government taking any action to prevent prison rape?
In 2003, Congress passed the Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA) in order to address the problem of r...
Last Updated: March 25, 2014
How many children in the United States have a parent in prison?
Data on children with at least one parent in State or Federal prison is available in the Bureau of J...
Last Updated: September 26, 2011
Where can I find information on sex offender treatment programs?
Information on sex offender treatment programs is available on the Association for the Treatment of ...
Last Updated: March 3, 2020
Can individuals who were younger than 18 at the time of their offense receive a death penalty sentence in either federal or state courts within the United States?
The minimum age at which the death penalty can be imposed in the Federal and State judicial systems ...
Last Updated: April 10, 2017