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Ohio prison officials promise a better 2013 - CorrectionsOne

Ohio prison officials promise a better 2013 - CorrectionsOne | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
Ohio prison officials promise a better 2013 CorrectionsOne LaECI is making strides in its education programs for inmates, has exceeded the goal it set for prisons that receive high school equivalency diplomas and strives to be active in the...
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Self-reported care needs of Dutch homeless people with and without a suspected intellectual disability: a 1.5-year follow-up study. - PubMed - NCBI

Self-reported care needs of Dutch homeless people with and without a suspected intellectual disability: a 1.5-year follow-up study. - PubMed - NCBI | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
Health Soc Care Community. 2017 Jan;25(1):123-136. doi: 10.1111/hsc.12287. Epub 2015 Oct 1.
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Personal goals and factors related to QoL in Dutch homeless people: what is the role of goal-related self-efficacy? - PubMed - NCBI

Personal goals and factors related to QoL in Dutch homeless people: what is the role of goal-related self-efficacy? - PubMed - NCBI | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
Health Soc Care Community. 2017 May;25(3):1265-1275. doi: 10.1111/hsc.12429. Epub 2017 Jan 25.
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Parents In Prison Read To Children To Boost Literacy And Connection

Parents In Prison Read To Children To Boost Literacy And Connection | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
Since the program launched, more than 30,000 books have been passed from parents to children.
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The Unexpected People Whose Health Is Suffering Because of Prisons

The Unexpected People Whose Health Is Suffering Because of Prisons | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
Mass incarceration harms the health of kids
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How 'schools not prisons' became a favorite rallying cry for criminal justice reformers

How 'schools not prisons' became a favorite rallying cry for criminal justice reformers | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
A proposed tax on prison contractors to pay for early childhood education is the most explicit example of how linking prisons to schools is an increasingly popular political trope.
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Trans inmate hopes to make history with transfer to women's prison

Trans inmate hopes to make history with transfer to women's prison | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
After nearly two decades of taunts, threats and physical abuse behind bars, Fallon Aubee hopes to become Canada's first federal inmate to be placed in a prison based on gender identity rather than genitalia.
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Inspectors find private probation in Northants "poor"

Inspectors find private probation in Northants "poor" | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
Probation Inspectors found that public probation in Northants was adequate but private probation poor despite the potential of an innovative model.
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European watchdog finds spiralling violence in English prisons

European watchdog finds spiralling violence in English prisons | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
European watchdog finds spiralling violence in English prisons with the main causes overcrowding, poor regimes and under-staffing.
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The rise of intolerance: Indonesia has been mercifully resistant to extremism—until now | The Economist

The rise of intolerance: Indonesia has been mercifully resistant to extremism—until now | The Economist | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
FIRST came the fake news: a doctored video, making it look as if the governor of Jakarta, an ethnic-Chinese Christian, was disparaging the Koran. Next, mass protests flooding the city centre with outraged Muslims.
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Geriatric criminal Neddy Smith sneaks past guards in hospital

Geriatric criminal Neddy Smith sneaks past guards in hospital | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
Prison officers investigated after murderer, 72, who has Parkinson’s disease, apparently left his bed and was only caught by nurses in hallway
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Exposing the darkness within: Domestic violence and Islam

Exposing the darkness within: Domestic violence and Islam | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
Most Muslims believe Islam abhors violence. So why do some say the Koran sanctions lightly beating your wife? An ABC News investigation reveals the fight within Islam to stop the abuse of women and prevent imams from telling victims to stay and obey.
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Support for those bereaved through drugs or alcohol

Support for those bereaved through drugs or alcohol | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
BEAD is a specialist service for those bereaved through drugs or alcohol which now includes a website to provide information, support and hope.
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Beyond Reading Gaol: Prison Writings and Mental Illness

Beyond Reading Gaol: Prison Writings and Mental Illness | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
Drawing on research from our ‘Prisoners and Mental Illness’ theme, Hilary Marland reveals how nineteenth-century prison memoirs illuminate experiences of mental breakdown in prison
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Housing First for Adults with Problematic Substance Use. - PubMed - NCBI

Housing First for Adults with Problematic Substance Use. - PubMed - NCBI | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
J Dual Diagn. 2017 Apr 17:0. doi: 10.1080/15504263.2017.1319586. [Epub ahead of print]
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Racial Differences in Cigarette Smoking Among Homeless Youth. - PubMed - NCBI

Racial Differences in Cigarette Smoking Among Homeless Youth. - PubMed - NCBI | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
Nicotine Tob Res. 2016 Dec;18(12):2283-2287. Epub 2016 May 9.
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Characteristics of Fentanyl Overdose---Massachusetts, 2014-2016

Characteristics of Fentanyl Overdose---Massachusetts, 2014-2016 | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
The Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) Series is prepared by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
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Opinion | Sessions Is Wrong to Take Science Out of Forensic Science

Opinion | Sessions Is Wrong to Take Science Out of Forensic Science | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
With prosecutors and police officers in control, expect more wrongful convictions.
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Exclusive look Inside 1985's St. Clair prison riot

Exclusive look Inside 1985's St. Clair prison riot | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
Thirty-two years ago, inmates took over the then-new St. Clair prison. They held 22 hostages. Amid tense negotiations, they sent for reporter Mike Oliver. Here are his story and pictures.
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Inspectors condemn probation supervision by telephone

Inspectors condemn probation supervision by telephone | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
HMI Probation inspection of Gwent found a high-performing public NPS and a "troubling" private CRC which was supervising low risk offenders by telephone.
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Can an algorithm replace bail hearings?

Can an algorithm replace bail hearings? | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
New Jersey is trying to address the racial discrimination which is built-in to its bail decision making process by using a specially created algorithm.
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Law and Order: When the hard line is the weak option

Law and Order: When the hard line is the weak option | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
The crime rate goes up because drug use continues to climb, yet we cling to a failed model like a drowning man to a sinking lifeboat.
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How Facebook became a home to psychopaths | John Naughton

How Facebook became a home to psychopaths | John Naughton | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
The man who shot dead an innocent 74-year-old, then posted his confession on Facebook Live, points up a worrying trend on social media
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Federal Government to reverse community legal funding cuts

Federal Government to reverse community legal funding cuts | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
Attorney-General George Brandis calls for domestic and family violence services to be prioritised as the Government announces funding will be restored to the community legal sector in the May budget.
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Mandatory minimum sentences and populist criminal justice policy do not work – here's why

Mandatory minimum sentences and populist criminal justice policy do not work – here's why | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
At a time when many Australian jurisdictions are imprisoning more people than ever, any policies that increase prisoner numbers must be seriously reconsidered.
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This Is How You End the Foster Care to Prison Pipeline

This Is How You End the Foster Care to Prison Pipeline | Library@CSNSW | Scoop.it
First Place for Youth has figured out a housing and support strategy to keep these young adults out from behind bars and living on their own.
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