TITLE

Platitudinous Prison Reform

AUTHOR(S)
DeLisi, Matt
PUB. DATE
December 2013
SOURCE
Corrections Managers' Report;Dec/Jan2014, Vol. 19 Issue 4, p53
SOURCE TYPE
Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the findings of the report "Stemming the Tide: Strategies to Reduce the Growth and Cut the Cost of the Federal Prison System," by the Urban Institute (UI), an economic think tank. Topics include removing foreign nationals from the custody of the U.S. Bureau of Prisons (BOP), the effects that the release of drug offenders would have on society, and prison overcrowding. The effects of imprisonment on reducing crime are discussed.
ACCESSION #
93649251

 

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