Austin is an 18-year-old who recently got into trouble with the law. He was stopped by local law enforcement officers for a broken taillight. However, when the officer approached the vehicle, she noticed in plain view a marijuana cigarette that appeared to have been recently lit. During a consensual search, the officer discovered three bags of marijuana inside the arm rest. Austin was arrested and charged accordingly.
During the offenderâ€s initial appearance, the prosecutor indicated that the offender could be eligible for a first-offender sentence if he pleads guilty. Austin plead guilty and was sentenced to 2 years probation. Within the 6th month of his sentence, his probation was revoked because of noncompliance with his probation officer.
Austin must now serve 1 year and 6 months to fulfill his sentence obligation. Pick 3 of the 5 classification types/prison levels:
Discuss how each type will affect the rehabilitation of the offender.
- Select 3 of the above classification types.
- Address the following for each type:
- How will the environment affect the rehabilitation of Austin?
- Is this an appropriate classification?
3- 5 paragraphs with references. Using United States Prison Classifications