New this month is a profile of the 6,977,700 offenders supervised by adult correctional authorities at year end 2011. In no particular order, did you know that....
Also new in August are discussions related to the psychological, emotional, and behavioral effects of incarceration on inmates, general guidelines for jail and prison libraries, pros and cons of 12 hour shifts, what is a DACUM, and how to view/access videos on NIC's Data DVDs.
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