reentry

January 8, 2019

Inmates Complete Clark County In-Prison Treatment Program

After being selected by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department to open an in-prison treatment program this fall, GEO Reentry Services recently hosted its first graduation for 18 inmates who successfully completed the program. The in-prison treatment program is being delivered in the Clark County Detention Center. To help prepare […]
March 8, 2016

Journal: California reform measures did not affect crime rate

A large-scale study by researchers from major California universities found the state’s prison downsizing efforts have had little to no impact on the crime rate. The findings were published in The Annals of the American Academy of Political & Social Science this month. UC-Irvine Professor Charis Kubrin, a criminologist who guest edited the […]
February 24, 2016

Reentry providers meet to discuss what works

In the largest event of its kind, more than 1,400 federally funded providers of reentry and mental health services convened recently for a pair of overlapping conferences aimed at sharpening efforts to reduce rearrest and reincarceration rates and improve other mental health outcomes for people in contact with the criminal […]
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 […]