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Corrections & Reentry

Community Corrections

Community corrections are sanctions imposed on convicted adults or adjudicated juveniles that occur in a residential or community setting outside of jail or prison. The sanctions are enforced by agencies or courts with legal authority over the adult or juvenile offenders. Community corrections programs are generally operated by probation agencies (correctional supervision within the community instead of incarceration) and parole agencies (conditional, supervised release from prison).

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OJP Publications

Managing Drug-Involved Offenders, NIJ-Sponsored, 2014
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Prisoner Reentry, Parole Violations, and the Persistence of the Surveillance State, NIJ-Sponsored, 2014
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Case Study: New York City Department of Probation's Federal Partnership Efforts, BJA-Sponsored, July 2014
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Probation and Parole in the United States, 2013, BJS, October 2014
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Correctional Populations in the United States, 2013, BJS, December 2014
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Is information on electronic monitoring of offenders available?
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What are the official duties of juvenile probation professionals?
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How many parolees successfully completed their term of supervision?
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