EST. 1903 - Presenting global influential leaders from business, labour, education & government through events
Drea, The Honourable Frank
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The Criminal Justice System. The Ontario Ministry of Correctional Services. A description of the system. A brief historical background. The speaker's approach to corrections. The costs of crime and the system. How offenders were handled in the past. Some pilot projects for change in the system. The variety of approaches possible. The expansion of opportunities for offenders to demonstrate their willingness to take a responsible part in society. Some details of the new approach. The role of citizen volunteers in helping offenders. The Community Resource Centre Program. Community Work Orders in lieu of incarceration. Some promises kept by the speaker. More goals.