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  • Does correctional education impact recidivism rates?
    The Correctional Education Association (CEA) completed a study called Three State Recidivism Study, ... Read More
    Last Updated: March 24, 2014

  • What is the average educational level of incarcerated offenders?
    A comparison of the educational attainment of State and Federal prison inmates, jail inmates, and pr... Read More
    Last Updated: December 29, 2011

  • What is a therapeutic community?
    In general, therapeutic communities (TCs) are drug-free residential settings that use a hierarchical... Read More
    Last Updated: June 29, 2012

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  • Program Performance Report: Residential Substance Abuse Treatment (RSAT) Program, January-December 2013,  BJA-Sponsored, August 2015, NCJ 249183. (13 pages).

  • Salt Lake County, Utah: A County Justice and Behavioral Health Systems Improvement Project,  BJA-Sponsored, September 2015, NCJ 249154. (20 pages).

  • Enterprising Offenders: Texas' Project Re-Enterprise Unites Business, Corrections Communities,  NIJ-Sponsored, June 1997, NCJ 170140. (4 pages).
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract   

  • Girl Scouting in Detention Centers: Finding Freedom Through Learning to Lead,  OJJDP-Sponsored, 2012, NCJ 248998. (20 pages).
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract   

  • Girl Scouting in Detention Centers: From Labeled to Leader,  OJJDP-Sponsored, 2012, NCJ 248999. (16 pages).
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract   

  • Girl Scouts Beyond Bars: Incarcerated Mothers, Empowered Daughters--and a Better Future for All,  OJJDP-Sponsored, 2012, NCJ 249000. (21 pages).
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