Community Corrections

New Paper!

Community-Based Responses to Justice-Involved Young Adults, by Vincent Schiraldi, Bruce Western and Kendra Bradner

Community corrections programs oversee offenders outside of jail or prison, and are administered by agencies or courts with the legal authority to enforce sanctions.

Community corrections include probation — correctional supervision within the community rather than jail or prison — and parole — a period of conditional, supervised release from prison.


Date Modified: September 8, 2015