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Codac member stephanie o (c) celebrates her commencement from the drug alternative to prison program (dtap) program it wasn't that. The alternatives to incarceration/reentry coalition is joined by nyc elected officials at city hall rally to launch the blueprint for criminal justice. In illinois, anyone arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol and/or other drugs (dui) must undergo an alcohol and drug evaluation before sentencing.
The audit released monday noted that louisiana has the highest incarceration rate in the nation -- 816 of every 100000 residents locked up. Thirty-five states have adopted legislation encouraging the use of restorative justice for children and adults both before and after prison, though. Alternatives to incarceration in 1999, incarcerated criminal misdemeanor defendants identified as being mentally ill served on the average 22 days in custody.