Criminal Justice at the Crossroads: Transforming Crime and Punishment
Released! 05/05/2015
Criminal Justice at the Crossroads: Transforming Crime and Punishment
by William R. Kelly
Paperback

Over the past forty years, the criminal justice system in the United States has engaged in a very expensive policy failure, attempting to punish its way to public safety, with dismal results. So-called "tough on crime" policies have not only failed to effectively reduce crime, recidivism, and victimization but also created an incredibly inefficient system that routinely fails the public, taxpayers, crime victims, criminal offenders, their families, and their communities.

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