Criminal Justice in the 21st Century: Allegheny County Jail

Publication Year:
2016
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Repository URL:
http://d-scholarship.pitt.edu/id/eprint/33651
Pitt D-Scholarship Id:
33651
Author(s):
Kathy McCauley; Aaron Lauer; Erin Dalton; Kathryn Collins; Sophia He; Emily Kulick; Molly Morrill; Chengyuan Zhou; Terry Miller; Mark Nordenber; Frederick Thieman; Nancy La Vigne Show More Hide
Publisher(s):
Institute of Politics
article description
Criminal Justice in the 21st Century: Allegheny County Jail looks into the history, purposes, and structure of the Allegheny County Jail. This report outlines national and local data trends within jails and discusses the historic and current purposes of jails. It also highlights innovative programs and challenges within the county’s jail and potential best practices to address them.