work release


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work release

n.
A correctional program under which prisoners may leave prison unescorted to work at outside employment.

work′-re·lease′ adj.
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While that inmate wasn't being paid by the county while doing the work on the farm, the work still violated the work release program rules.
The book goes on to identify the five policy goals of work release and identifies steps that inmates can take to increase their chances of being selected.
In August 2005, I was promoted to the rank of sergeant and assigned to the work release program as a case manager.
The work release program will allow inmates to go to work but immediately report back to the jail after their shift is done to spend the night in jail, Tierney said.
"Based on the evidence in the record, we find that petitioner has not met its burden of proving by a preponderance of the evidence that Glodis used or attempted to use his official position as sheriff to direct one or more of his subordinates to place Duggan on work release," reads the decision.
Mosley considers the inmate work release program beneficial to the government and taxpayers because of money saved from labor, as well as for the inmates themselves, who can give back to the community and learn skills which may prove marketable after their release.
In a short hearing Tuesday, judge Marsha Revel forbade Lohan from being released early under a work release or electronic monitoring program, reports the New York Post.
Recommended Treatment Intensity Criminal Justice Referral GRC Work Release n=68 Inpatient n=85 Total n=153 Recommended Treatment Treatment Intensity Minimum 10.9% 2.3% Moderate 49.1% 38.8% Maximum 40.0% 58.9% Table.
Richard Heene, 48, received 90 days' detention, including 60 days' work release. Wife Mayumi, 45, was given 20 days for her role in the scam, aired live across the globe.
RichardHeene,48,wasgiven 90 days' behind bars, including 60 days' work release, for making up the story.
The Alabama Department of Corrections has finally ended its longstanding ban on prisoners with HIV from participating in that state's work release programs.
They are believed to have failed to return to the prison after a day's work release.