Once an individual has been sentenced for a crime, they enter the corrections component of the criminal justice system. This component is responsible for the care, security, and rehabilitation of the inmate.
Create an 8- to 10-slide Microsoft PowerPoint presentation about the U.S. corrections system. Do the following in your presentation:
Summarize the purpose of the corrections component of the criminal justice system.
Explain why a person might be sent to a jail versus a prison. Provide examples for each scenario.
Explain why a person might be placed on parole and why a person might be placed on probation. Provide examples for each scenario.
Summarize the juvenile corrections system.
Explain 3 rights that inmates have.
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Include detailed speaker notes.
Cite at least 2 sources.
Format your citations according to APA guidelines.
Submit your presentation.
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