recidivism

October 30, 2018

CSG Justice Center releases national public safety report

The Council of State Governments Justice Center has published a new 50-State Report on Public Safety using the most recent crime and arrest data from 2017. The report aims to help officials in all 50 states effectively address their specific public safety challenges by compiling relevant data from reputable sources […]
August 6, 2015

County seeks to salvage funding for Sedgwick County Day Reporting Center

Sedgwick County and GEO Reentry Services, the operator of an innovative program for probationers, hosted an open house for local criminal justice officials and the media this week to highlight the program’s services, capabilities and results, and what GEO Reentry DRC staff and the local community heard loud and clear […]
February 19, 2015

GEO Reentry Services helps Lycoming County achieve positive initial results

Five months after it opened a reentry service center to alleviate jail crowding and reduce recidivism, Lycoming County commissioners released initial results and the program is achieving significant savings and reducing jail crowding. According to the commissioners’ office, the center has saved county taxpayers almost $313,000 in its first five […]
June 11, 2014

Denver Drug Court celebrates 20th anniversary

The Denver Drug Court recently celebrated its 20th anniversary after being established in 1994 as one of the first drug courts in the country.  The anniversary was commemorated at a special graduation ceremony, marking 24 participants’ completion of an intensive treatment program that includes probation supervision, in-court review hearings, substantial […]