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    Introduction In my paper i will be discussing the effects of boot camps on the juveniles that take residence inside of them. First, we must understand what a juvenile boot camp is and what qualifies a juvenile to be sent to them. Boot camp programs are short-term residential programs recognized for their familiarity with facilities often seen in the military . Participants are typically assigned to squads and housed in dorms that are closely related to those of military barracks. They are put through rigorous daily routines that aim to strengthen discipline, physical labor, exercise, and drill that is overseen by the respective boot camp staff who act as drill instructors and are often addressed by military titles. Most boot camps are correctional,…

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    program is boot camps for any offender including juvenile offenders. Boot camps are one variation of shock incarceration. Shock incarceration is a short period of incarceration followed by a sentence reduction(Clear, 2006, p.229). Boot camps however, are physically rigorous, disciplined, and demanding regimens emphasizing conditioning, education and job training. This is mostly designed for young offenders. The first boot camp was created in the state of…

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    Juvenile Boot Camps Butterflies fluttered in Andrew’s stomach as the wailing sirens developed closer and closer. All Andrew could deliberate was how disappointed his parents were going to be, how he blew his chances of his new car. Everything just went down the drain. Andrew was from a wealthy family, and was raised well. He was a child of good, never made rebellious choices until Saturday night. Andrew had never felt so much regret and guilt. His heart steadily beating faster and faster, for…

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    Boot Camps In Prisons

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    Bootcamps but, also known as “shock programs” have been effective for several years. (“Adult boot camps,” 2013). These programs are meant to be for short term. When in boot camp, there is a very rigorous schedule. Boot camps have been banned in several states because of the deaths revolving around the activities the inmates had to endure. I have seen that several had closed down, but I noticed that there are a few left in the state of Massachusetts. In august of 1992, MCI- Bridgewater was opened…

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    Boot Camp Program

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    For this week’s assignment, the class was asked to review an article written by Kempinen and Kurlychek. The article that they wrote surrounded itself with the attempt to determine if rehabilitative programs within a particular setting, such as a boot camp, reduced recidivism. The author’s performed their study regarding this very subject around the state of Pennsylvania’s Motivational Boot Camp Program. The boot camp program had two primary focuses which was to reduce prison overcrowding and…

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    Juvenile Boot Camps

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    Juvenile boot camps are short-term programs that mimic military style basic training to help with troubled youth in modifying their behavior. The main goals of boot camps are to reduce recidivism by using strict discipline and tough rehabilitation programs to “break” the teen and change them into a model citizen. Boot camps were also created as a second less-expensive option for troubled teens than the usual detention facilities. Numerous studies have been conducted to evaluate the costs and…

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    Boot Camp Model

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    Correctional boot camps, otherwise called "shock incarceration" projects, are correctional projects displayed after military fundamental preparing. Much the same as fundamental preparing, training camps accentuate drill and service and physical movement. By and large, boot camps target youthful, passive juveniles with restricted criminal history. Boot camps are to a great extent fleeting projects enduring 90 to 180 days. Detainees who effectively finish these projects are discharged under…

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    Boot Camp Advantages

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    two options, but what benefits are included when starting off? In the United States Armed Forces, one can go to college to obtain a degree and at the same time work hard to make it to the top, and the benefits start once they ship out to boot camp. Now some will use the excuse that they don’t want to die, but one has a better chance of getting in a car accident and dying than they…

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    Shock Incarceration & Boot Camp Programs Shock incarceration in “boot camps” have been around quite some time as a substitute for sentencing young offenders instead of sending them to prison. These boot camps have some advantages to them but also have some disadvantages as well. Some positive aspects of boot camps are that the offenders are not being sent to overcrowded prisons, at this boot camps the offenders are mandated to participate in programs that will rehabilitate these youthful…

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    Think about this situation, you are at school and suddenly there is an earthquake tornado or some other natural disaster. Sadly most of the students are killed, later the parents are called in to help identify some of the remains. How are these parents going to figure out if this corpse is their child? Hmmm… maybe by what they saw their child walk out of the house in that morning, so uniforms actually could cause a problem instead of help fix them.      School uniforms…

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