Correctional Systems

Your first page will identify one correctional system within the United States as the topic for your research paper. Identity whether the facility is a local, county, state, federal, or tribal correctional facility. You must provide a summary that briefly describes your topic of choice. Also provide the following information about your topic.What is the organizational structure? Who is in charge?What is the level of security at the facility, minimum, medium, or maximum?What are the particular challenges facing that institution (e.g. overcrowding)?Categorize the different programs offered to inmates within U.S. prisons and how they have evolved over time.Part II – Annotated BibliographyFor this part of the assignment, you will create an annotated bibliography by providing four scholarly resources. The articles should be written within the last five years. At least two resources that support your topic and will be used as the basis for developing your research paper and should be from the CSU Online Library. Also, summarize your sources on how they have a background in the foreign correctional system. This part should be a minimum of one page in length.