Why Do Inmates End Up Back in Prison?

Answer Many of the criminals in prisons today are repeat offenders, especially those who are serving shorter sentences of up to five years. Studies show that if prisoners were given better rehabilitation ... Read More »

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Do inmates sentenced to life in prison die in prison?

Prisoners sentenced to life in prison either receive a parolable life sentence or a non-paralolable life sentence. With the parolable sentence, the inmate can request parole after serving a certain... Read More »

Prison Inmates Rights?

All inmates serving time in United States prisons, regardless of the natures of their crimes, are guaranteed certain basic rights. These standards were established to protect inmates from abuse; p... Read More »

Help for Inmates That Are Being Released From Prison?

According to the advocacy group, Consensus Building Institute, the rising rate of prison releases is becoming a major concern for agencies that are directly involved in the reintegration process. I... Read More »

How many inmates are there in Attica prison?

Attica Correctional Facility is a maximum security prison for males 21 and over. It opened in 1931 and, as of 2010, has approximately 2,190 inmates. In 1971 there was an uprising among the prisoner... Read More »