Community Corrections W1db 1st response to Debbie Sweatman

Using 100 words or more, please respond and/or further elaborate on the following post from your fellow classmate:
The success or the failure of a community correction program can be evaluated on the basis of recidivism. This is because recidivism can help law enforcement authorities to compute the statistics of various criminal acts that have resulted in the reconviction and re-arresting of individuals within a period of three years after such persons being released from the prison. Therefore, the relevant criminal justice bodes and law enforcement departments will be able to gauge the relevancy and the effectiveness of the deployed community correction programs based on the recidivism rates regarding a particular given crime (Loeber, Jennings, Ahonen, Piquero