Press Releases & Press Conferences
According to a new report published by Florida State University researchers at the Institute for Justice Research and Development (IJRD), individuals are highly motivated to find and maintain employment, reconnect with their loved ones, and stay out of prison.
During a press conference in Pittsburgh, PA, Safe Streets & Second Chances leaders discuss the multi-state, multi-site randomized controlled trial of the 5-Key Model for Reentry with reentry partners in the state.
Dr. Renn works with individuals currently or recently involved in the criminal justice system, with a particular focus on individual experiences of trauma, engagement in high-risk behaviors like substance abuse, and their well-being.
Incarcerated individuals want to be rehabilitated, are eager for a second chance, and are emotionally capable of successfully reentering society, new independent data shows.