The status of an offender conditionally released from a prison by a paroling authority prior to the completion of prison sentence.
A form of probation requiring supervision and the completion of court required activities
Examples: Probation, parole, home confinement and electronic monitoring.
GENERAL CONDITIONS of probation include:
remain within jurisdiction
allow probation officer to visit home or work place
pay court ordered fines
Those on probation are not forced to submit to warrentless searches such as breath/blood/urine testing.
The number of probation and/or parole clients assigned to one probation or parole officer for supervision
Supervision, Pre-sentence investigation reports, misc reports
3 Duties of a probation/parole officer
Shock probation, shock incarceration, mixed sentence, intensive supervision, and community service are all examples of:
Which of the following is a correctional strategy?
Prison with - dormitory-like setting, private rooms, unarmed correctional officers, Primarily concerned with rehabilitation
The repetition of criminal behavior.
Includes post incarceration:
Correctional Status Changes
Within a given period of time.
Attempts to identify the potentially most dangerous criminals with the goal of selectively removing them from society. Releasing non violent offenders from custody.
architectural capacity design - inmate population the institution was originally built to handle
What is the name of the control mechanism used by correctional staff at regular intervals during the day?
Holds mob bosses, spies, terrorists murderers, escape artists, etc.
Only toughest 1% of federal prison population is confined there.
In ADMAX prisons, dangerous prisoners are confined to cells 23 hours per day & not allowed to associate with one another. True or False
Confinement facility administered by a local or county government; holds individuals serving a court imposed sentence and those awaiting adjudication.
The number of males being sentenced to jail is growing much faster than females. True or false
Correctional facilities operated by private firms on behalf of local and state governments.
New jail management strategy consisting of a system of pods or modular self-contained housing areas
Places where people work, play, eat, sleep, and recreate together on a daily basis
Prison social structure consisting of rules and procedures established by correctional authorities
Prison staff who articipates in the prison economy. Supplies drugs, pornography, alcohol, and sometimes even weapons to inmates
attempts to weigh the rights of individuals against the state's authority to make laws or otherwise restrict a person's freedom in order to protect its interests and its citizens
A prisoner's private mail from immediate family members (may or may not) be opened and censored by prison authorities
Writ of Habeas Corpus
A __________ directs the person detaining a prisoner to bring him or her before a judicial officer to determine the lawfulness of the imprisonment.
The ______ model of prison culture suggests that immates bring values, roles, and behavior patterns for the outside world.
A ______ is an aggressive man who assumes the masculine role in a homosexual relation in prison.
If inmates were to gain control of an institution, which type of correctional officer would most likely by targeted for vengeance?
A ______ is a prisoner that thinks of prison as home and feels more comfortable institutionalized than on the streets.
The correctional officer that tries to fraternize with inmates, and attempts to be one of the guys is classified as a ___________.
In the special language of prisoners a __________ is a male inmate who is forced into a submissive or feminine role during homosexual relations.
As the inmates become older within the prison system, this is known as the __________ of America's prison population.
The U.S. Supreme Court case of Hudson v. Palmer ruled that prison officials may conduct ______________ of inmates personal possessions.
Less than 10% of felons released on parole are rearrested for a felony within 3 years of being sentenced?
This type of sentence combines weekend incarceration and probation supervision during the week?
Which sentencing alternative requires an offender to spend part of their sentence working for a community agency?
Griffin v Wisconsin
Which Supreme Court case ruled that a probationers residence can be searched without a search warrant?
False (caught committing an additional crime)
Failure to hold a job is the most frequent violation for which parole revocation occurs?
This type of sentence requires time to be served in a local jail before a period of supervised probation?
False (around 5% or less)
Approximately 15% of people convicted of homicide are placed on probation?
____ security prisons have a dormitory- like setting and unarmed correctional officers?
United States penitentiaries
High-security facilities in the federal prison system are known as _______?
False (custody and control)
The primary concern of today's correctional officers is the rehabilitation of inmates?
John Irwin described the lifestyle of an inmate who takes advantage of the positive experiences the prison has to offer is said to be an?