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Released: Life And Forgiveness After 21 Years In Prison

OPB | 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.

Week 3 In Harney County | Rehab | Affordable Housing | 'Moby Dick'

OPB | 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."

Peyton Marshall Imagines A Chilling Future In "Goodhouse"

OPB | 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."

Possible Changes Ahead For The Oregon Youth Authority

OPB | Sept. 17, 2014

WEDNESDAY: Lawmakers heard a report this week about a possible reorganization of the state's youth correction system.

Crime Victims and Criminal Rehabilitation

OPB | June 15, 2012

How do crime victims view their offenders' rehabilitation? How do survivors deal with the lasting impacts of a crime?

Hillcrest Youth Correctional Facility

OPB | June 08, 2012

From inside Hillcrest Youth Correctional Facility we ask inmates: what is happening in prison to make them better citizens when they are released?

Class in Prison

OPB | April 06, 2012

Have you ever wondered what life is like behind bars?

Class in Prison

OPB | Dec. 08, 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.