Prison Recidivism

Contra Costa County Receives Federal Grant To Keep Inmates From ReturningContra Costa County has received a $750,000 federal grant to help paroled low-level offenders successfully re-enter the community and avoid returning to jail or prison.
San Jose Gang Prevention Program Gets Federal BoostSan Jose Mayor Chuck Reed announced his city's model gang-prevention program has received a $120,000 federal grant to help reduce prison recidivism rates.

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