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Mr. Smith goes to prison : what my year behind bars taught me about America's prison crisis —Smith, Jeff, 1973- author.
Book
2015
3 available of 3 items

"The fall from politico to prisoner isn't necessarily long, but the landing, as Missouri State Senator Jeff Smith learned, is a hard one. In 2009, Smith pleaded guilty to a seemingly minor charge of campaign malfeasance ...

A little piece of light : a memoir of hope, prison, and a life unbound —Hylton, Donna, author.
Book
2018
2 available of 2 items

A groundbreaking advocate for criminal justice reform and featured speaker at the 2017 Women's March describes her collaborative efforts with other influential voices to promote prison safety and end mass incarceration.

Correction officer exam —Schroeder, Donald J.
Book
2017
1 available of 3 items

Updated to reflect the most recent requirements for correction officer candidates, including sheriffs departments, this review book presents strategies for the different question types used on correction officer exams in...

Locked down, locked out why prison doesn''t work and how we can do better —Schenwar, Maya.
EBook
2014

Through the stories of prisoners and their families, including her own family's experiences, Maya Schenwar shows how the institution that locks up 2.3 million Americans and decimates poor communities of color is shreddin...

Correctional facilities. —Kelly, Zachary A., 1970-
Book
1 available of 1 items

Explains the purpose of correctional facilities and describes various kinds including jails and prisons as well as alternatives to incarceration such as probation and parole.

Incarcerated youth —Watson, Stephanie, 1969- author.
Book
2017
2 available of 2 items

"Every day, about 70,000 young people are detained within the U.S. criminal justice system. Thousands of them are tried as adults, and housed in adult prisons. Once in detention centers and jails, young people are vulner...

Juvenile crime —Vaughan, Jenny, 1947-
Book
2012
4 available of 4 items

"Describes the crimes juveniles commit, the attitudes and changes in the juvenile court system, and the ways that police and other social services deal with juvenile offenders"--Provided by publisher.

Juvenile crime —Barr, Roger, 1951-
Book
1998
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Defines juvenile crime and its causes and discusses both punishment and prevention.

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