Texas prisoners trained to provide valuable GIS services
from Directions Magazine
According to a recent RAND Corporation study, prison inmates who receive general education and vocational training are significantly less likely to return to prison after release, and are more likely to find employment, than peers who do not receive training. With that in mind, Texas Correctional Industries, a department within the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, is training prisoners to become GIS professionals.
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