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photo - Prison Video: Recidivism of Felony Offenders in California Researcher Mia Bird discusses a new report on recidivism rates in the years following California’s 2011 public safety realignment. Read More
photo - prison Video: The Impact of Proposition 47 on Crime and Recidivism In Sacramento last week, PPIC researchers and a panel of state and local experts discussed the impact of Prop 47—California's landmark law that reduced penalties for some lower-level crimes. Read More
Three Inmates Listen To A Woman Discuss Options And Privileges That They Might Earn While Serving Time In Prison. Tailoring Domestic Violence Programs to Reduce Recidivism Programs that address specific risks for reoffending could be key in reducing recidivism for domestic violence offenders. Read More
photo - Prison Cells Video: The Impact of Realignment on Recidivism Public safety realignment has had a modest effect on recidivism, varying across counties and groups of offenders. These are the findings of a new PPIC report presented in Sacramento. Read More
photo - prison cells Proposition 57’s Impact on Prisons Proposition 57 is expected to reduce the prison population by more than 2,600 inmates in 2017‒18, with a net cost savings of nearly $40 million. Read More
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