March 26, 2013

Corrections alternatives save money and reduce recidivism

Recently, The American Conservative published an article about the advantages of exploring alternatives to incarceration. Currently, the United States has the highest incarceration rate in the developed world, with 716 out of every 100,000 people in prison. According to the article, these high incarceration rates are expensive for taxpayers, ranging from $25,000 […]
November 16, 2012

Community partner Bridgeway helps BI DRC program

To cope with high recidivism and institutional overcrowding, many states and counties are looking for smart alternatives. Day reporting is one such alternative. With day reporting, parolees or probationers are directed to a Day Reporting Center for ongoing and intensive supervision and case management; treatment to address chronic criminal behavior […]