By Robert Kravitz, President AlturaSolutions
Also this week:
From last week:
OVER THE WALL
- Texas Commutes Death Sentence, As Execution Carried Out In Florida; Alabama Postpones
- SCDC identifies inmate killed during fight at SC prison
- Inmate convicted of sex assault on children dies in prison
- Eric Branch Last Words: Florida Killer Screamed 'Murderers' After Lethal Injection
- Hixson man on life support after attack by fellow inmate in McMinn County Jail
- Two corrections officers attacked by group of inmates at state prison
- Chillicothe native Casey Pigge eyed in stabbing of correction officer Matthew Mathias
- Inmate at Hampden County House of Correction charged with possession of Suboxone with intent to distribute
- Dept. of Correction suspends visitation for children after reporting dozens of flu cases
- Department of Corrections initiates purchasing freeze in light of budget cuts
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Interviews with Women Currently or Formerly Under Supervision Are Available
National Research on Women in the Justice System Available-Call for Factsheet
Recent Radio Show on Women Returning from Prison at:
Women in the criminal justice system have higher rates of substance abuse, physical and sexual violence, HIV, mental health and unemployment issues per national research. Approximately 7 in 10 women under correctional supervision have minor children.
Who: Current and past women under supervision, The Court Services and Offender
Supervision Agency, the US Attorney’s Office, the US Parole Commission, D.C. Healthy Start
Consortium and the Fairview Residential Reentry Center.
What: Speakers and Information Sessions
Where: Temple of Praise, 700 Southern Avenue, SE, Washington, D.C. 20032
When: Saturday, February 8 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Why: The Court Services and Offender Supervision Agency and allied organizations have implemented a comprehensive plan to increase services to women offenders. The annual Women’s Re-entry Forum is part of that plan.
Navigating Your Journey:
- Positive Reentry
- Economic Independence
- Education, Training, Employment, Nontraditional Jobs
- Dress for Success
The portal site for “DC Public Safety” is http://media.csosa.gov./ .
The program is hosted by Leonard Sipes. The producer is Timothy Barnes.
This pod cast is brought to you (with permission) by DC Public Safety–Radio Shows, the original live date was January 23, 2014
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