Pennsylvania Board of Probation and Parole

March 26, 2014

Reentry programs key to reducing recidivism in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Department of Corrections Secretary John Wetzel recently told a crowd of prison and community officials that community outreach is the key to reducing recidivism rates in Pennsylvania. Speaking at a summit to review recidivism levels in Northampton County, Pa., Wetzel reaffirmed his criminal justice reform agenda by stating that […]