Make this page my home page
  1. Drag the home icon in this panel and drop it onto the "house icon" in the tool bar for the browser

  2. Select "Yes" from the popup window and you're done!

Correctional Management Resources

Featured Product Categories

Most Popular Articles

Correctional Management Article


Print Comment RSS Bookmark


Parole violations add to problem of prison overcrowding

State corrections study shows 38 percent of inmates had violated parole or probation terms

By Jared Hunt
Charleston Daily Mail 

State officials are considering changes to how parole violators are handled as part of an in-depth study on the state's prison overcrowding problem.

About 38 percent of those incarcerated last year in the West Virginia prison system were sent to jail on parole or probation violations. Half of those violations were nonviolent or technical in nature.

Full story:Parole violations add to problem of prison overcrowding



Most Commented Articles
1. Texas correctional officer killed by inmate identifiedCorrections Article Comments13
2. Trial set for man who threw banana peel at Dave Chappelle Corrections Article Comments9
3. TDOC loses 322 correctional officers amid new overtime pay rulesCorrections Article Comments8
4. Prison killer who severed penis of victim sentenced to deathCorrections Article Comments8
5. NM hires convicted murderer for pilot programCorrections Article Comments8
6. Report: Hanging most common suicide method in Texas jailsCorrections Article Comments7
7. Corrections officer involved in NY escape turns down plea dealCorrections Article Comments6
8. Poor living conditions sparked Kingman prison riotsCorrections Article Comments6
9. Whistleblower correctional officer paid the price for reporting abuseCorrections Article Comments6
10. '2 drunk 2 care' driver wants prison sentence reducedCorrections Article Comments5


Back to previous page