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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Kitsap County ("county") Is Seeking A Qualified Architectural Firm To Design And Assist In The Remodel Of The Kitsap County Work Release Facility Located At 661 Taylor Street , Port Orchard, Wa.
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.
Duggan III on a work release program after a request for the placement was made by his employer, businessman David G.
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.
The facilities slated for closure include four minimum-security facilities for men: Buffalo Work Release in Erie County, Camp Georgetown in Madison County, Summit Shock in Schoharie County, and Fulton Work Release in the Bronx.
They are believed to have failed to return to the prison after a day's work release.
Descendants of the late flamenco master El Farruco, his daughters and grandsons (minus Farruquito, who was only granted limited work release from jail last year), perform as Los Farruco at UCLA Live, March 3-4.
The DOMC system will assign a risk rating to all inmates in the jail, Forest Work Camp and work release center.
A study of a work-release and aftercare treatment program in Delaware found that offenders who received treatment in this setting spent 49 fewer days reincarcerated than did their addicted counterparts who received only standard work release.
He said: "While I was in Lincoln I decided to check on Archer, because all work release prisoners are checked on every month.