Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.
Criminal justice should focus more onRehabilitation andEducationlaportecountysheriff.com
2/3 of released prisonersGo backhttp://www.google.com/imgres?q=prisoner+with+black+background
44% go back withinOne year of release
67% go backwithin3 yearshttp://www.123rf.com/photo_11082414_captured-danger-prisoner-in-cartoon-style-for-justice-design.h...
Why?
http://www.google.com/imgres?q=open+book
Rehabilitationand Education could change thosestatistics, for the Better
Rehabilitation Such As…
Anger management
Will Help prisoners control angerand give them steps on what to whenthey are angry
Therapists
help them target why the crime wascommitted in the first place
Why do we need Education inprison?
Education disadvantagesare the main reasonfor crime
0%50%100%general public inmatesHigh SchoolEducation
Prisons that started focusing more oneducation lowered returning inmatesby 29%
If they are educatedwhile in prison, it willhelp them get a jobafter they’re releasedhttp://www.google.com/imgres?q=job&um=1
So what good does this do life-longinmates?
Inmates enrolled incollege classes have a75% lower violencerate while still in jail
Why should Youcare?
There are 2.3 million inmates in the U.S
It costs $52milliondollars tosupportthoseinmateshttp://www.wpclipart.com/money/money_bags.png.html
Paid by who?
Our Parentshttp://www.forbes.com/fdc/welcome_mjx.shtml
Which Effects…YOUhttp://cartoon-icio.ru/search.php?id=34285
Unless
We rehabilitate and educate prisonersso they don’t Return
Rehabilitating and Educating willlead to..
A betterIndividual,
Richer Families,
And a Smarter country
“Locks don’t cure; theystrangle.”-Scott Westerfeld, The Last Days
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

Criminal Justice Should Focus More on Rehabilitation and Education

3,995 views

Published on

Published in: Education, Technology
  • Be the first to comment

Criminal Justice Should Focus More on Rehabilitation and Education

  1. 1. Criminal justice should focus more onRehabilitation andEducationlaportecountysheriff.com
  2. 2. 2/3 of released prisonersGo backhttp://www.google.com/imgres?q=prisoner+with+black+background
  3. 3. 44% go back withinOne year of release
  4. 4. 67% go backwithin3 yearshttp://www.123rf.com/photo_11082414_captured-danger-prisoner-in-cartoon-style-for-justice-design.html
  5. 5. Why?
  6. 6. http://www.google.com/imgres?q=open+book
  7. 7. Rehabilitationand Education could change thosestatistics, for the Better
  8. 8. Rehabilitation Such As…
  9. 9. Anger management
  10. 10. Will Help prisoners control angerand give them steps on what to whenthey are angry
  11. 11. Therapists
  12. 12. help them target why the crime wascommitted in the first place
  13. 13. Why do we need Education inprison?
  14. 14. Education disadvantagesare the main reasonfor crime
  15. 15. 0%50%100%general public inmatesHigh SchoolEducation
  16. 16. Prisons that started focusing more oneducation lowered returning inmatesby 29%
  17. 17. If they are educatedwhile in prison, it willhelp them get a jobafter they’re releasedhttp://www.google.com/imgres?q=job&um=1
  18. 18. So what good does this do life-longinmates?
  19. 19. Inmates enrolled incollege classes have a75% lower violencerate while still in jail
  20. 20. Why should Youcare?
  21. 21. There are 2.3 million inmates in the U.S
  22. 22. It costs $52milliondollars tosupportthoseinmateshttp://www.wpclipart.com/money/money_bags.png.html
  23. 23. Paid by who?
  24. 24. Our Parentshttp://www.forbes.com/fdc/welcome_mjx.shtml
  25. 25. Which Effects…YOUhttp://cartoon-icio.ru/search.php?id=34285
  26. 26. Unless
  27. 27. We rehabilitate and educate prisonersso they don’t Return
  28. 28. Rehabilitating and Educating willlead to..
  29. 29. A betterIndividual,
  30. 30. Richer Families,
  31. 31. And a Smarter country
  32. 32. “Locks don’t cure; theystrangle.”-Scott Westerfeld, The Last Days

×