Chapter 5: Community Corrections
Burek, M., Lab, S., & Buerger, M. (2021). Corrections: The essentials. Oxford University Press.
This is your RedShelf text found in the Getting Started module of your course. In Chapter 5, you explore the use of probation as well as various community alternatives to prison. The changes in how offenders with mental health and drug addictions are now being viewed and the alternatives to prison that are available to them are also discussed.