Tuesday October 27, 2009 | Prison Recidivism

October 26, 2009 at 10:49 am | Posted in Coming Up | 4 Comments

North Carolina has the nation’s second fastest growing prison population. Prison construction puts a stress on state budgets and incarcerating prisoners is an expensive endeavor. Enter Scott Silverman, who for almost two decades has successfully helped to keep former convicts from a cycle of prison terms. His San Diego based organization Second Chance has helped reform thousands of California’s prisoners. He’s in Charlotte for a series of consultations and he sits down with us to talk about how to reduce North Carolina’s prison problem.
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Scott Silverman
– Founder and Executive Director of Second Chance

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  1. […] Tuesday October 27, 2009 | Prison Recidivism « Charlotte Blogs charlotteblogs.wordpress.com/2009/10/26/tuesday-october-27-2009-prison-recidivism – view page – cached North Carolina has the nation’s second fastest growing prison population. Prison construction puts a stress on state budgets and incarcerating prisoners is an expensive endeavor. Enter Scott… (Read more)North Carolina has the nation’s second fastest growing prison population. Prison construction puts a stress on state budgets and incarcerating prisoners is an expensive endeavor. Enter Scott Silverman, who for almost two decades has successfully helped to keep former convicts from a cycle of prison terms. His San Diego based organization Second Chance has helped reform thousands of California’s prisoners. He’s in Charlotte for a series of consultations and he sits down with us to talk about how to reduce North Carolina’s prison problem. (Read less) — From the page […]

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