News - - A national study's documentation of a declining rate of recidivism in Wisconsin's prison population is being received cautiously by some people involved with helping inmates re-enter communities.
The Council of State Governments Justice Center found Wisconsin's 2007 recidivism rate of 56.2% dipped to 51.5% in 2010.
Ken Notes: Apprenticeship and job training played a huge role in this success. Now we should use the programs to keep our youth out of jail in the FIRST PLACE... DUH!
Read More At: http://www.wkow.com/story/25861585/2014/06/24/cautious-optimism-over-states-declining-recidivism-rate
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