CJA 234 Week 4 Prisoners
Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper explaining the needs of special offenders. Answer the following questions:
• How do special needs, mentally ill, and substance-abusing prisoners affect the jail and prison systems at state and federal levels?
• What would happen if these prisoners were not cared for properly?
• Select a prison special offender population and research a program aimed to assist or care for that population. What are the characteristics of the program? How has the program affected the special offender population in that prison?