Beyond Scared Straight: Hampton Roads, VA: Jail House Rap: Scared Straight Alumni Raps for Teen Group -- An inmate who went through the Scared Straight program 10 years ago raps a cautionary tale for the teen group. -- http://www.tvweb.com/shows/beyond-scared-straight/season-7/hampton-roads-va-jail-house-rap--scared-straight-alumni-raps-for-teen-group
30 years of research shows "Scared Straight" program does not reduce juvenile crime or incarceration. Yet the show has been renewed. What does work? Mentoring for one thing. Relationships = the key to helping our struggling youth.