Voice of the Youth
Understanding the Impact of Restorative Justice
Discover the statistics and stories showing the impact of restorative justice, and how it provides healing and help to offenders and victims
Fundamentals of Effective Criminal Rehabilitation
If we want to reduce the recidivism rate, then we need to focus on effective criminal rehabilitation methods that actually lead to change.
The Psychology of Second Chances
Second chances play a critical role in helping incarcerated individuals reform their behaviour and successfully reintegrate into society.
How the Doe Fund Helps Former Prisoners Turn Their Lives Around
The Doe Fund is an NYC-based nonprofit that strives to do exactly that by releasing male prisons through its Ready, Willing & Able program. Learn more here!
Second-Chance Hiring: a Case Study
Second-chance hiring is the practice of hiring individuals with a criminal record, and here's how it can help various groups.
Juvenile Offenders: Risk Factors and Solutions
Incarceration is not an effective solution for juvenile offenders. Discover risk factors and proposed solutions.
Long-term Prison Sentences and Prison Population
Long prison sentences may seem like a solution to managing crime, yet mass incarceration has a devastating impact on the prison population.
Long-term Prison Sentences vs. Death Penalty
Explore how long term prison sentences have replaced the death penalty, and how parole plays a role.
The Role of Physical Rehabilitation in Prison Reform
In an effort to understand rehabilitation in South Africa, and how it impacts the country’s high recidivism rate, we spoke with Warren Baynes, a South African photographer and filmmaker.
What Is Recidivism?
The difference in recidivism rates between countries reveals how legal policy and criminal behaviour are closely linked.