Success in the Media

The Illinois Prison System: Dividing the Loaves and Fishes

Crime in America.Net The Chicago Tribune ran an article on the resignation of the director of the Illinois correctional system who instituted a series of good conduct credits to speed the release of prison inmates by 36 days. Some of the released inmates went on to commit additional crimes. Excerpts from the article: The state […]


Crime Statistics: Juvenile and Adult Incarceration– Declines Seem Inevitable

Gentlereaders: We previously reported that thirty-five of the fifty states are undergoing severe fiscal difficulties with the remainder restricting budgets as much as possible. Considering this, it was inevitable that states would begin the process of cutting prison populations. In some states, corrections spend more money than most government agencies. States have realized that they […]