This report summarizes what is known about the health of people in prison and jail, the health care they receive, and the effects of incarceration on public health and where and how improvements can be made.
March 23, 2007 | Program Results Report
The Domestic Violence Initiative in Passaic County, N.J., worked to reduce domestic violence by educating domestic violence offenders as well as counseling and supporting their victims and children.
April 5, 2007 | Program Results Report
The Comprehensive Adjustment Program for Youth takes Camden County adolescents serving time for drug-related offenses and provides them with structured and comprehensive day-treatment services.
February 19, 2005 | Program Results Report
From 2001 to 2003, Mary R. Haack, PhD, explored the role of nursing in the family court system in Newark, N.J., and the juvenile court system in Baltimore.
February 12, 2004 | Program Results Report
Rutgers University's School of Criminal Justice pulled together a task force to examine the nature of Newark's violent crime problem and take steps to address it.
May 1, 2003 | Program Results Report
In 1989, the Boys and Girls Club of Newark initiated a project designed to reduce demand for alcohol, tobacco and other drugs in selected neighborhoods in the city of Newark.
November 1, 2001 | Program Results Report
Genesis Counseling Center led a coalition of Camden County court system officials and treatment providers that worked to establish New Jersey's first "drug courts" in Camden County.