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Prison program at Craven Community College combats prison recidivism



by WITN

CRAVEN COUNTY, NC – Millions of people are in jails and prisons throughout the country. National statistics estimate there roughly 2.3 Million inmates and according to those stats, more than half of those inmates will end up back in jail once released.

In Eastern Carolina, Craven Community College and Instructor Greg Singleton are making it their mission to lower statistics locally through education.

For inmates who have paid their debt to society and ready for reentry, the future outside prison often looks bleak. Instructor Greg Singleton and Craven Community College are stepping in to increase that outlook in Eastern Carolina.

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