CORE day reporting

May 14, 2013

Reentry programs reduce recidivism with evidence-based practices

Dr. Edward Latessa, respected University of Cincinnati Criminal Justice Researcher, recently responded to The New York Times article, “Pennsylvania Study Finds Halfway Houses Don’t Reduce Recidivism.” The piece criticized residential reentry programs, which seek to rehabilitate ex-offenders and help them effectively transition back into the community. In his response, Dr. […]