Tag Archives: sentencing

Vera Institute’s Sentencing & Corrections Headlines

AL – Alabama Last State to Segregate HIV-Positive Inmates

CA – California Prisons Sterilized 148 Women Without Approval, Report Says

CA – California Is Facing More Woes in Prisons

MA – Teens in Prison (editorial)

OK – Who Will Solve Jail, Prison Overcrowding Problem? (editorial)

 US – The Horrible Psychology of Solitary Confinement

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AU: Prisoners up 40% in 10 years

From the article: “The crime rate in Victoria has decreased, but the rates for offences against the person, offences against good order and drug offences have all increased.”

From what I can see, that’s a common theme internationally and across the US.

Read more here.

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