Pre-sentence investigations, court appearances, transfers of cases (interstate & intrastate), probation violations, house visits, drug testing, DNA sampling, predatory registering of offenders, sentencing guidelines, facility tours, cognitive thinking skills class
Students identified positive aspects of this placement
This internship allows me to see hands-on what working in the CJ field and with real convicted offenders is like. It is very fun and exciting, and that is exactly what I want out of my career job.
Students identified difficulties typical in this placement
Getting set up by an offender and knowing how to act and how to deal with them. Can be somewhat dangerous.