Getting Out & Staying Out by Demico Boothe | WaterstonesThe author, Mr. Johnmeyer contacted me and asked if I would be interested in previewing his book on reentry. Of course, I said yes. For a novice author the book is well written and takes a new perspective on the issue of reentry- from a prisoner who has been in and out, and the authors take. The author is a current prison correctional officer. Sage advice and very good tips to getting out and staying out. Pick up a copy for yourself and send to a loved one inside…order here: Amazon.
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Filled with exercises, real-life suggestions, and a resource guide for Florida inmates, Unlocked is your pocket guide to embracing freedom and starting over--the right way. Chance Johnmeyer is a prison officer with a colorful past—in that he's worked an interesting combination of jobs. A United States Air Force veteran, he has also been employed as a carpenter, factory worker, and commercial flower grower.
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Ample research and results show that education has a massive impact on lowering incarceration and crime rates. More and more, the reports , data , and stories confirm that education is the key to reducing recidivism —the likelihood of inmates to return to prison after being released. A study by Emery University found that:. If someone in prison receives the opportunity to learn an industrial skill or acquire knowledge in a specialized field, not only do they rarely return to prison single digit percentage , but they also go on to build businesses, create jobs, and inspire their local communities. We all know education can be effective.
Getting Out & Staying Out: A Black Man's Guide to Success After Prison
A United States Air Force veteran, he has also been employed as a carpenter, factory worker, and commercial flower grower. He's also studied theology and traveled the world, including Japan, Korea,England, and Argentina. He currently lives in Milton, Florida, with his family. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?
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