American Probation and Parole Association

August 6, 2019

APPA Workshop Aug. 20 to Showcase California’s Long-Term Offender Program

Two members of the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation parole division and an individual from a nonprofit in San Francisco who helps find work for ex-offenders will be featured workshop presenters at The 44th annual American Probation and Parole Association conference being held in San Francisco, Calif. Jon Stern […]
July 30, 2019

APPA Workshop Aug. 19 to Showcase Louisiana’s Prisoner Reentry Efforts

When probation and parole officials gather in August at the industry’s largest annual conference, one workshop will highlight the efforts of Louisiana to reduce costs, incarceration levels and recidivism rates. Titled “Louisiana Prisoner Reentry Initiative: Bridging Inmates to the Community,” the workshop will be held Monday, August 19 from 1:15 […]
April 2, 2019

GEO Reentry, Lycoming County Probation officials present at APPA Winter Conference in Miami

Members of the Lycoming County Probation Department and the GEO Reentry Services program manager of the Lycoming County Reentry Service Center delivered a well-received workshop presentation at a national conference for peers this month, after being selected for implementing alternatives to detention, including a reentry service center that delivers treatment […]
July 23, 2014

Focus group sought to provide feedback on programs designed to reduce recidivism

The American Probation and Parole Association, in collaboration with the Council of State Governments Justice Center, is looking for focus group participants to provide feedback on the tools necessary to successfully implement evidence-based practices in an effort to reduce recidivism. According to organizers, participants will help design the scope and […]