Addressing the Prison Reentry Crisis: America’s Promise of a Second Chance
The Second Chance Act is an important first step in addressing the reentry crisis. It aims to reduce recidivism, increase public safety, and help states and communities to better address the growing population of people returning to communities from prisons and jails.

January 13, 2006

The Second Chance Act is an important first step in addressing the reentry crisis. It aims to reduce recidivism, increase public safety, and help states and communities to better address the growing population of people returning to communities from prisons and jails.

OSPC has prepared a short document describing the Second Chance Act, the reentry crisis and groups supporting the legislation.

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