– Identify the four types of prisons.
– Explain the concept of prison as a total institution.
– Explain why jails play an important role in the criminal justice system.
– The role of community based corrections programs associated with jails and prisons.
– Violent behavior (among prisoners, between inmates and staff, strategies for responding to violent behavior)
– Parole as a concept for jails and prisons, and accompanying conditions.
– Role of truth-in-sentencing