A person stands a much better chance of succeeding in any area of life when a person creates a coherent plan. The earlier a person begins to create a plan that will guide adjustment decisions after sentencing, the more qualified that person becomes to open opportunities for a higher level of liberty. The articles below may help people who need guidance after sentencing. Check back regularly, because we add new content regularly.
Understanding Plea Agreements
|5||Halfway House / Home Confinement||Halfway House and Reentry Program in the Bureau of Prisons|
Learn from our interview with Jon Gustin, a retired administrator over the Bureau of Prisons halfway house and home confinement program (known as RRC)
|4||Custody and Classification||Learn about the Custody and Classification Schedule|
The Bureau of Prisons will rely upon Program Statement 5100 to assess a person’s custody scoring. That score will determine the type of prison that will hold him or her.
|3||BOP Director||Interview on Designations with former BOP Director|
We spoke with the former Director of the Bureau of Prisons, Hugh Hurwitz to offer more information about BOP Designations and security levels.
|2||Prison Adjusting||Preparing Before Prison|
Get basic information on the culture of confinement, and how to begin preparing for a successful journey..
|1||Federal Probation||What to know about US Federal Probation (With Subject Matter Expert)|
Interview with Chris Maloney, retired US Chief of Probation for two separate jurisdictions