United States Courts

Third Branch News

TTB Logo for Moblie

Site-wide Search

On Topic: Courts Struggle To Supervise Offenders

Text Size

Text Size:

Current Size: 100%

In this On Topic we talk with Judge Irene Keeley, chair of the Judicial Conference Criminal Law Committee, about how federal probation and pretrial services offices are faring post-sequestration. We also discuss how probation officers predict who is most likely to re-offend, and how alternatives to incarceration affect the federal Judiciary.

On Topic is an interview series that focuses on the programs, issues, ideas and events shaping the federal courts. To view or hear more On Topic interviews, click here.