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November 29, 2018

GEO Reentry recognizes Jacksonville inmates for recovery efforts

Several inmates at the Jacksonville Correctional Center, an all-male prison in Illinois, were named to GEO Reentry’s Outstanding Recovery Members program. The program was part of GEO Reentry’s in-prison treatment at the center and designed to celebrate National Recovery Month in September. In-prison treatment at the Jacksonville Correctional Center is […]
November 27, 2018

CSG Justice Center report: 11 states reduce recidivism using evidence-based practices

Nationwide, after trending upward for years, recidivism is showing signs of decreasing. A new report published by the Council of State Governments Justice Center and the National Reentry Resource Center, “Reducing Recidivism: States Deliver Results,” highlights 11 states that have experienced massive drops in recidivism rates. The report credits the […]
November 20, 2018

Graduates of GEO Reentry’s Dauphin County DRC celebrate success

Nearly 40 probationers and parolees graduated from the Dauphin County Day Reporting Center in Pennsylvania this month. The Dauphin County DRC is a GEO Reentry center that offers an intensive reentry program designed to help participants successfully reenter their communities by adopting a drug- and crime-free lifestyle and focusing on […]
November 15, 2018

Scranton RRC residents volunteer at local animal shelter

Residents from the Scranton Residential Reentry Center in Pennsylvania volunteered at a local animal shelter, Ruff Dog Rescue Northeast. They spent the majority of the day feeding dogs, cleaning kennels and performing general tasks to improve conditions for dogs waiting to be adopted. They also had the chance to walk […]