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Probation effects on recidivism in white collar crime

- How do white collar criminals succeed their probation?

- What are the effective and ineffective areas of probation that are utilized or could be improved?

- Does the community have any interaction with their rehabilitation? If so, describe.

- Statistically, what is the recidivism rate of these criminals?

Solution Summary

White collar crime costs the country more money than all index crimes together. Probation appears to be a common practice when it comes to punishment and/or rehabilitation. This paper discusses specifically whether or not probation accomplishes a reduction of recidivism in those who are guilty of white collar crime.