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Crime File, Inside Prisons
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directed by Joseph Camp; produced by Susan Udelson, in Crime File (Rockville, MD: United States. Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. National Institute of Justice, 1990), 29 mins
Discusses the increase in riots and murders within prisons.
directed by Joseph Camp; produced by Susan Udelson, in Crime File (Rockville, MD: United States. Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. National Institute of Justice, 1990), 29 mins
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Crime File, Drugs Treating Offenders
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directed by John Vogt; produced by Christopher Koch, in Crime File (Rockville, MD: United States. Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. National Institute of Justice, 1990), 29 mins
The program features a New York State shock incarceration program and a discussion of the innovations for handling the increasing number of drug offenders swamping already crowded jails and prisons.
directed by John Vogt; produced by Christopher Koch, in Crime File (Rockville, MD: United States. Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. National Institute of Justice, 1990), 29 mins
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Crime File, Private Prisons
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directed by W. P. Fowler; produced by Christopher Koch, in Crime File (Rockville, MD: United States. Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. National Institute of Justice, 1990), 29 mins
A discussion of the pros and cons of allowing private business to own and operate prison systems for the government.
directed by W. P. Fowler; produced by Christopher Koch, in Crime File (Rockville, MD: United States. Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. National Institute of Justice, 1990), 29 mins
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Crime File, Prison Crowding
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directed by Joseph Camp; produced by Susan Udelson, in Crime File (Rockville, MD: United States. Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. National Institute of Justice, 1990), 29 mins
In presenting background material, the moderator notes that crime rates are down while prison population rates have soared to 1.5 inmates per 1,000 persons in the general population. Maryland is cited as an example of futile efforts to deal with the problem through new prison construction, as a new prison in Jessu...
directed by Joseph Camp; produced by Susan Udelson, in Crime File (Rockville, MD: United States. Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. National Institute of Justice, 1990), 29 mins
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