I get asked the question of why is prevention better then incarceration? At first, I couldn’t believe someone would ask that question, but after some thought, I realized it is a valid question coming from a person who doesn’t understand the cost of incarceration.
First, let me give you the latest statistics. The United States is the most incarcerated country in the world. It cost approximately $30,000 a year to house one inmate. The cost to incarcerate a juvenile range from Read More