Boot Camps, Diversion Centers and Prisons

1. Compare and contrast boot camps and diversion centers (not jails). Also describe the differences in an adult diversion center, detention center, and a halfway or transitional house.

2. Compare and contrast federal, state, and local prisons. What is the role of the private prison?

Solution Summary

This solution compares and contrasts boot camps and diversion centers (not jails). It also describe the differences in an adult diversion center, detention center, and a halfway or transitional house. Finally, it compares and contrasts federal, state, and local prisons and explains the role of the private prison. Supplemented with an article on comparing prison, jail and the detention center.