Source: (2005) Washington, DC: National Crime Prevention Council. Downloaded 14 November 2005.

Faith Community and Criminal Justice Collaboration: A Collection of Effective Programs looks at how people of faith work with or in criminal justice institutions to reconcile, restore, and nurture individuals back into families and communities. You’ll read about people of faith serving across the entire criminal justice spectrum, from alternative programs for juveniles to support services for newly released ex-offenders. Crime will find less opportunity wherever religious communities weave networks with criminal justice organizations. (excerpt)