Community Corrections


To complete this assignment you will need to conduct additional research using scholarly journals only. You must utilize a minimum of (2) two scholarly references in the assignment. Scholarly resources are considered: peer-reviewed journal articles (i.e.: ProQuest), government websites, textbooks and criminal justice publications. Failure to provide appropriate references will result in a large point deduction.

You can access scholarly journals by clicking on the Library Link in the Course Introduction section.

In a 3-4 page (1000 word) essay you will address the following points:

  • Discuss      community corrections.
  • What type      of options are available for those under community supervision?
  • Explain      the advantages and disadvantages of community corrections.


Length/Formatting Instructions



1000 Words



Calibri – 11 point font


Program/File Type

Submit in Word only



Should be pasted into the Word document if possible.


Referencing system

APA referencing system is necessary in assignments,   especially material copied from the Internet.

For   examples of correct citations, visit the following links: