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Reentry Intitiatives: A Study of the Federal Workforce Development Program

Volume 76 Number 3
December 2012

The federal Workforce Develoopment Program (WFD) was established to assist ex-offenders in their transition from prison into the community setting. The author looked at a sample of offenders in a workforce development program to find characteristics of probationers that are associated with and predictive of successful reentry.