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SUMMARY: This issue includes involvement in a new fundraising initiative, demographics on crime victims, information on visitation hours and transportation, and statistics comparing violent offenders to... Read More

SUMMARY: The newsletter features reignited debate over the death penalty, reprinted extensive parole statistics, public perception of prisoners serving life sentences, and demographic information for homicide... Read More

This issue focuses heavily on CSC policies, mandatory supervision and mental health. Also touched on are the programs started by the Omega  Club and vocational training. KEYWORDS: John Howard Society,... Read More

This newsletter deals with the abolition of capital punishment and continuing updates of the young offenders program, as well as a number of other programs implemented by the Omega Club. Also mentioned... Read More

This issue continues to deal with the possible implementation of bill C-67 as well as focusing on the number of programs which the Omega Club are working on getting started up. Also touched on are policing... Read More

This newsletter deals with the issue of mandatory supervision and bill C-67. Also focused on is the creation of a young offenders program and the already existing “HELP” program. KEYWORDS:... Read More

This issue looks at the positive elements of allowing prisoners who are serving life sentences to give incarceration prevention talks to at-risk youth, as well as the Omega Club’s continuing work... Read More

This issue focuses largely on the programs and growth of the Omega Club, as well as touching on vocational training offered within the institution. Coded by: Mahala Woodford  Read More

This issue contains a number of articles regarding rehabilitative and vocational programming, as well as information on conditional release, crime causation, victims and the judicial process. Coded by:... Read More

This issue contains information rehabilitative programs, prisoner struggles and crime statistics. Also featured are the “HELP” and temporary absence program. KEYWORDS: Temporary Absence Program,... Read More

This issue contains information on conditional release, sentencing, as well as a number of articles focusing on correctional policies. KEYWORDS:  Canadian constitution Coded by:  Mahala Woodford  Read More