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Prisons are an invisible, but dominant, part of American society: the United States incarcerates more people than any... see more

This is a two film series from Frontline. The first film, Solitary Nation, looks at the growing use of solitary... see more

This is a free textbook that is offered by Amazon for reading on a Kindle.  Anybody can read Kindle books—even without a... see more

This is a textbook that is offered by Amazon for reading on a Kindle.  Anybody can read Kindle books—even without a... see more

The correctional landscape varies dramatically in scale, policy and practice from state to state. The Pew Center on the... see more

Does prison work and what purpose does it serve? This unit allows you to listen to a discussion surrounding the purpose... see more

Gangs are morphing, multiplying, and migrating—entrenching themselves not just in our inner cites but increasingly in our... see more

The Jail Inferno, by Heather MacDonald and published in the City Journal, provides a unique view of American jails and... see more

The U.S. is one of the very few countries in the world that allows children under eighteen to be prosecuted as adults and... see more

This site contains information about the problems related to the release of the mentally ill from correctional facilities... see more

The Throughcare Map is a guide for social workers, prison staff and others working with offenders in the provision of a... see more

This virtual tour of a prison will give you a chance to see what happens when a man, woman or young offender is sent to... see more

Access to an eighteen minute video that provides information about MRSA (methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus) is... see more

In a study published in POLS Medicine (an peer-reviewed open-access journal) in April by the Public Library of Science,... see more

This is a complete curricula that has been designed to teach high school students about the death penalty, but could also... see more

This site contains some papers tracing the history of the use of the death penalty in the U.S. Part I includes... see more

This site contains a variety of reports by the Death Penalty Information Center covering subjects such as race,... see more

This site contains links to both video excerpts and audio excerpts on news clips regarding the death penalty. There are a... see more

This site contains a state by state list of what crimes result in the death penalty. There is also a link to the federal... see more

This site contains links to a variety of different papers that concern deterrence and the death penalty. There are links... see more

For two days in December 1998, thoughtful leaders and innovators in probation and parole gathered for a strategic... see more

This site, sponsored by the ACLU, contains links to prisoners' rights issues in the news. The links are current and... see more

This white paper is intended to be an opportunity to create a dialogue about offender reentry from a victim-, family, and... see more

This site, sponsored by AFSCME, provides links to a number of resources on prison privatization. There are a variety of... see more