The Parole Process

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Parole boards serve as the guiding body for a jurisdiction’s parole process and policies. The board determines which inmates should be granted early release from prison and which parolees should have their parole terminated or revoked for violation of their condition of parole (Bethel, 2014).
When considering whether an inmate is released from prison, several factors are taken into consideration. Factors such as behavior while in prison, taking advantage of services offered to him/her, and completion of those services (GED completion). Completion of services or treatments is an indication to the sincerity of the inmates desire to change behavior. The board also reviews the prospective parolees parole plan, where is the person is going to
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