Finding a job, often a challenge for people who have been incarcerated, is even more difficult because of the pandemic.
It can't buy freedom, but it bought one inmate some life-improving phone calls.
Japan’s population is aging rapidly. We’ve been looking into some of the ramifications of Japan’s aging population with our partners at the BBC. But living longer doesn’t necessarily mean living well. In Japan there is a bit of an old-age crime wave born out of desperation and poverty. Almost 20 percent of Japan’s prison population […]
But food coming from a prison isn't necessarily a selling point.
Inmates leaving Erie County Prison get a shot of Vivitrol before they are released.
There's an emotional and financial cost when a family member is incarcerated.
It's expensive for families as well as taxpayers.
After doing several stints herself, helping women transition out of prison is personal.