Of or relating to the treatment of offenders by a system of penal incarceration, rehabilitation, parole, and probation.
Worked as a correctional officer; taxes that fund correctional facilities.
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There is also a correctional school at Lima devoted to the education and training of youthful delinquents.
The state supports the following charitable and correctional institutions: a soldiers' home (1894) at Roseburg and a school for deaf mutes (1870), an institute for the blind (1873), a reform school, an insane asylum and a penitentiary at Salem, the capital of the state.
Landgrants amounting in 1907 to 1,343,080 acres had also been made for the benefit of various educational, charitable and correctional institutions, and for irrigation purposes.
The hospitals and the charitable and correctional institutions are numerous and are well administered.
A board of state charities and corrections, established in 1869, supervises and controls all of the penal, charitable and correctional institutions of the state at large and also the local almshouses.