Homelessness in the state and federal prison population.

  title={Homelessness in the state and federal prison population.},
  author={Greg A. Greenberg and Robert A. Rosenheck},
  journal={Criminal behaviour and mental health : CBMH},
  volume={18 2},
AIMS This study sought to investigate the rates and correlates of homelessness (i.e. living on the street or in a homeless shelter), including mental illness, among US adult state and federal prison inmates (ASFPIs). METHOD Data from a national survey of ASFPIs based on a random sampling survey (N = 17,565) were used to compare the homelessness rate among AFSPIs with that in the general population. Logistic regression was then used to examine the association of homelessness among ASFPIs with… CONTINUE READING
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