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WITF's Smart Talk: Does bail keep public safe? (09/15/2016)
Scott Lamar speaks with DOC Secretary John Wetzel and PA's Victim Advocate about their call for bail reform.
 
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The PLS Reporter's Rotunda Ramblings includes interview with Secretary Wetzel about Justice Reinvestment Initiative, Part 2  (04/15/2016)
 
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Delaware 1059.com's Susan Monday interviews Secretary Wetzel about mass incarceration and more (April 2016)
 
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60 Minutes (March 31, 2016)
This is Prison? 60 Minutes Goes to Germany
Germany's prison system keeps convicts comfortable, costs less and has lower recidivism rates, but would Americans ever accept it?
 
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"Juvenile lifers" see cause for hope (02/16/2016)
Secretary Wetzel appears on RadioTimes with Marty Moss-Coane
Treating Addiction in PA Prisons to Reduce Crime (11/19/2015)
Secretary Wetzel appears on Comcast Newsmakers
http://comcastnewsmakers.com/2015/11/19/treating-addiction-in-pa-prisons-to-reduce-crime/#.Vk94buH04Is.twitter
 
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NPR’s Morning Edition (11/02/2015)
Pa. Corrections Officials Explore Reducing Incarceration Rates
 
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KIRO Radio, Seattle (09/29/2015)
Preparing ex-cons to live next door to you
 
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WFMZ-TV (07/20/2015)
Business Matters:  50% of Released Inmates Return to Jail – What needs to change?