Criminal

Looking at the pros and cons of community-based corrections, do you think probation is too lenient for felony offenders?

What do you feel is the greatest pro and the greatest con of probation? What do you feel is the greatest pro and the greatest con of parole?

Are there other creative options besides probation/parole or electronic monitoring that can allow for convicted offenders to remain in the community?

Explain your answers fully. Each discussion board post will be between 200 – 300 words long. Refer & cite current resources in your answer.