correctional institution

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Noun1.correctional institution - a penal institution maintained by the government
detention camp, detention home, detention house, house of detention - an institution where juvenile offenders can be held temporarily (usually under the supervision of a juvenile court)
gaol, jail, jailhouse, pokey, poky, slammer, clink - a correctional institution used to detain persons who are in the lawful custody of the government (either accused persons awaiting trial or convicted persons serving a sentence)
penal facility, penal institution - an institution where persons are confined for punishment and to protect the public
penitentiary, pen - a correctional institution for those convicted of major crimes
prison, prison house - a correctional institution where persons are confined while on trial or for punishment
reform school, reformatory, training school - correctional institution for the detention and discipline and training of young or first offenders
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Avon Park Correctional Institution Avon Park, Florida
One of the novelties of the bill is introduction of the classification of correctional institutions, depending on the degree of security of the institutions.
This means that we are going to hire transactional advisers to do the feasibility study of the transfer of New Bilibid Prison and Correctional Institution for Women to two sites," said PPP Center executive director Cosette Canilao in a phone interview.
Our collaboration with the Penal and Correctional Institution in Dubai is a gesture to show our support for the rehabilitation and reform process carried out by the inmates, in order to facilitate their reintegration into society by providing them with an honorable profession to help them cope with life after serving their sentence so that they become productive members in the society".
Approximately 100 mini- mum-custody inmates per day are dispatched in work crews from the 250-bed correctional institution.
Buck is housed at the Federal Correctional Institution in Dublin, California.
Cisco runs a program at the Gainesville State School in Texas, a maximum-security juvenile correctional institution that houses 16 to 19-year-olds.
A key aspect of the implementation of effective transition programs and success in post release environments for inmates is collaboration between correctional institutions and vocational rehabilitation programs.
This includes the closure of four units at the Osborn Correctional Institution in Somers in December 2016; the closure of the Niantic Annex in January 2016; the closure of the Fairmount Building at Bridgeport Correctional Center in July 2015; the closure of the Bergin Correctional Institution in Storrs in August 2011; the closure of the Gates Correctional Institution in Niantic in June 2011; and the closure of the Webster Correctional Institution in Cheshire in January 2010.
Oregon State Correctional Institution, Salem - 128 inmates employed at engineering Support Unit (computer-aided mapping), call center, mailroom and print shop.
That term refers to the increasingly close relationship between private corporations and what were once exclusively public correctional institutions.

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