OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 17, 2016
Marc Trice spent 21 years in prison for a murder he committed when he was 15. We ask him about life on the outside. The sister of his victim tells us about what his release has been like for her.
OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 20, 2016
We're talking about: the armed occupation in Harney County, a new drug rehab facility in Sweet Home, a housing developer who donated property for a homeless shelter and the modern day resonance of "Moby Dick."
OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 30, 2014
TUESDAY: In her debut novel "Goodhouse," Portland writer Peyton Marshall imagines a world where boys with certain genetic markers for violent tendencies are sent to prison-like boarding schools to learn "right-thinking."
OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 17, 2014
WEDNESDAY: Lawmakers heard a report this week about a possible reorganization of the state's youth correction system.
OPB | Broadcast: June 15, 2012
How do crime victims view their offenders' rehabilitation? How do survivors deal with the lasting impacts of a crime?
OPB | Broadcast: June 8, 2012
From inside Hillcrest Youth Correctional Facility we ask inmates: what is happening in prison to make them better citizens when they are released?
OPB | Broadcast: April 6, 2012
Have you ever wondered what life is like behind bars?
OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 8, 2011
The Inside-Out Prison Exchange Program takes college students into maximum-security prison to learn with prisoners. We'll hear from students and past prisoners about the program.