Recidivism is greatly reduced when an ex-offender has support from family or friends, to return to after incarceration.Our mission is to give inmates a sense of hopefulness by connecting them to people on the "outside world." Those from all walks of life have committed to our pen-pal service to communicate with inmates and have formed nurturing and unconditional friendships.But as his school detentions led to expulsions and, eventually, arrests for possession of weed and then burglaries, we fell out of touch.I was ambitious, and my sights were set on anywhere but Delaware. Maybe when got his act together, I told myself, we could finally have a real relationship.
The prison penpal concept was designed to help just one woman. Single women are seeking mail from people on the outside.
His friend, a prescription drug addict, snapped one night and shot two of his dealers.
Justin said his friend turned the gun on him and demanded that he help bury the bodies; Justin was, in turn, arrested and imprisoned.
Rebecca Flanagan has a sweet smile and just like most women, she loves material possessions.
Unlike most women, Rebecca doesn’t have a significant other to buy them for her.