Subscribe to Florida Trend

NAVIGATION

May 22, 2018

web exclusive

Jailhouse Conversions [Video]

| 5/1/2009
Fact: Prisoners at faith- and character-based correctional facilities are less likely to return to prison than other inmates.

Prison "is a very good time for God to get your attention -- when he's got all your attention," says Allison DeFoor, who ministers to inmates at Wakulla Correctional Institution in Crawfordville.

Below, watch a video report on why such institutions work.


[Video: Jeffrey Camp | Story: Cynthia Barnett | Editing: Matt Nelson]

Tags: Politics & Law, Government/Politics & Law

Digital Access

DIRECT DIGITAL ACCESS
Add digital to your current subscription, purchase a single digital issue, or start a new subscription to Florida Trend.

TABLE OF CONTENTS
An overview of the features and articles in this month's issue of Florida Trend.

ACCESS THIS ISSUE »

Florida Business News

Florida Trend Video Pick

Something besides nudists showed up at Haulover Beach: a rare flamingo
Something besides nudists showed up at Haulover Beach: a rare flamingo

A South Florida beach better known for its nude sunbathers got a rare visit this week from another oddity: a pale pink flamingo.

 

Earlier Videos | Viewpoints@FloridaTrend

Ballot Box

Do you think Florida's election systems are secure?

  • No
  • I have doubts
  • Yes

See Results

Ballot Box
Subscribe