Doing What Doesn’t Work

Why Scared Straight Programs Are a Waste of Taxpayer Dollars

Research shows that Scared Straight programs, which bring at-risk teens to prisons in an effort to deter them from potential criminal behavior, have no positive effect and can actually lead to a greater likelihood of offending actions.

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