offender management

January 16, 2014

Fresno County day reporting center grad gets new lease on life

GEO Reentry Services and BI Incorporated have partnered with Fresno County officials in California since 2011 to operate a successful day reporting center program for offenders. The center focuses on offenders who are at a moderate or high risk of committing new crimes upon being released to the community. Since […]
January 14, 2014

BOP creates Reentry Services Division

Witnessing more and more corrections agencies put an increased emphasis on reentry programming is an encouraging trend. The trend continued recently as the Bureau of Prisons established the Reentry Services Division to give more direction and oversight to offender reentry. In a statement, officials at the BOP said the new […]
December 24, 2013

Justice Department announces more than $62 million to strengthen reentry, probation and parole programs

In working with counties and correction agencies nationwide, officials at GEO Reentry Services have seen firsthand the importance of targeted, effective programs meant to make an offender’s transition back to the community a smooth one. Empowering an offender to live a productive life once back in the community decreases recidivism […]
December 17, 2013

Legislators: Prison overpopulation tied to lack of treatment

Legislators in Vermont recently took an opportunity to acknowledge the need for more treatment and programming focused on reducing recidivism in its correctional facilities, while also noting the ineffectiveness of incarceration without treatment. Vermont Senator Dick Sears, chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, said in mid-November that the drug sweeps […]