Pennsylvania reentry programs

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 […]
June 26, 2018

Luzerne County Reentry Service Center graduates 37 participants

In June, 37 participants graduated from the Luzerne County Reentry Service Center, a non-residential center run by GEO Reentry Services in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. The graduation ceremony was held at the Luzerne County Courthouse rotunda with families, friends and other loved ones in attendance, as well as local and county officials. […]
May 8, 2015

Pennsylvania reports drop in recidivism rates in state prison system

An “exciting” drop in recidivism rates in Pennsylvania’s state corrections system demonstrates that prison reform efforts are showing concrete results in the area of public safety, Department of Corrections Secretary John Wetzel announced in a release this week. The department released updated statistics that show the six-month, one-year and three-year […]