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Facebook: Sex Offenders Need Not Apply!
Are sex offenders allowed on Facebook? Drum roll please...the answer is...sex offenders are prohibited from using Facebook. Take a look at their user agreement.full story
Are You A Knuckle Dragger?
Mudflap: Do you have any neighbors, friends or family who still think we are knuckle dragging "prison guards?"
Marksmanship in schools - Letter grades and loaded gunsBy James Alan Fox, Lipman Family Professor of Criminology, Law and Public Policy, Northeastern University
It is hard to imagine, however, that a vengeful student, who is willing to die by police gunfire or by his own hand, will be dissuaded by knowing that the faculty were packing heat.
- February – International – Highlighting corrections systems and personnel worldwide [Please send your articles/stories to firstname.lastname@example.org]
featured jobCommunity Alternatives Liaison – Minnesota – Hennepin County Juvenile Detention Alternative Initiative
The Department of Community Corrections and Rehabilitation (DOCCR) is seeking a Community Alternatives Liaison (CAL) which will be part of the Hennepin County Juvenile Detention Alternative Initiative (JDAI) team. This position will work as the link between the diverse Hennepin County communities and local government by developing strategies to educate the community about issues that are related to the Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiative and the youth that are involved in the Hennepin County Juvenile Justice System.full job posting
- April 4, 2011 – National Forum on Correctional Security
- May 15th, 2011 – AJA’s 30th Annual Training Conference & Jail Expo
- May 21, 2011 – NCCHC - Updates in Correctional Health Care: Emerging Issues
- NaphCare announces contract with Federal Bureau of Prisons
- Centric Group Announces Acquisition of Inmate Calling Solutions
- NaphCare announces contract with Florida Department of Juvenile Justice – Central Region
- NaphCare announces contract with Nueces County Department of Corrections
- Wexford Health Sources launches new website
- Access Corrections™ MP3 and Media Program Reaches Over One Million Downloads
- iSECUREtrac and Bob Barker Company Announce Electronic Monitoring Partnership
- Innovative Justice Leader Joins Northpointe Institute for Public Management
- Los Angeles County Jail Benefits from Keefe Group’s The Edge® Inmate Kiosk and Wins Productivity and Quality Award
- Bob Barker Company donates over 15,000 Relief Kits to the Haiti relief effort
- Keefe Group Celebrates 35 Years of Innovative Solutions with Exceptional Service
quote of the week
"All glory comes from daring to begin."
- William Shakespeare