Building Trust and Legitimacy Within Community Corrections
from incarceration to community
corrections could present numerous
opportunities for reform of the criminal
justice system as well as significant
Over the past three decades, the incarceration rate has increased to historic highs, while crime rates have dropped. The individuals on probation and parole are currently the largest part of the correctional system.
In our new paper, the third in a
series of papers on community corrections
, we discuss the need for a new model for community corrections that can improve public safety while recognizing that people on probation and parole are members of the communities in which they live and are supervised.
Read the paper.