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Programs within the formal criminal justice system that provide facilities for the detention of people who have been charged with a crime and are awaiting trial, and/or the confinement, treatment, employment, training and discipline of people who have been sentenced to imprisonment after conviction for a criminal offense.

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Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
Adult Correction FacilityTo protect and serve the residents of Adams County and the general public by providing progressive and comprehensive correctional and rehabilitative services. These functions are achieved through well managed and effective correctional programming, including the following: the use of pre-trial supervision, secure incarceration, community re-entry programs, and highly accountable security methods.AdamsAdams County Adult Probation/ParoleAdams County Adult Probation/Parole
Berks County Jail SystemResponsible for care, management, and rehabilitation of legally incarcerated adults.BerksBerks County Jail SystemCounty of Berks
Detention, Shelter, and SecureAbraxas Youth Center is composed of three distinct youth care programs housed in one facility. Abraxas houses the following: * An eighteen bed, short-term, non-secure residential care unit for dependent and alleged or adjudicated delinquent youth * A 45 day diagnostic program * An eighteen bed, secure detention unit for alleged or adjudicated delinquent youth * A thirty-six bed, secure residential treatment unit providing services to adjudicated juvenile male firesetters, sexual offenders, and/or habitual offenders. The Abraxas Youth Center provides life skills, goal setting, cognitive behavioral programs, a 52-week group curriculum with counseling seven nights a week. Also available: family counseling, psychiatric consultation, discharge and continuing care planning.FranklinAbraxas Youth CenterAbraxas Youth Center
McKean County PrisonThe McKean County Prison provides a safe, secure, humane and constitutional environment for pretrial and sentenced inmates committed to custody.McKeanMcKean County PrisonMcKean County Prison
Pennsylvania Department of CorrectionsResponsible for overseeing the operation of: -26 state correctional institutions, one boot camp -14 community corrections centers, nearly 40 contract facilities -a training academy Website has an online inmate locator service.Pennsylvania Department of CorrectionsPennsylvania Department of Corrections

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