This book is a "must -read" for those who have a vested interest in criminal justice or those pursuing a career in it.The content is presented in an easily read manner, emphasizing the author's personal experiences and successes.
The author, John M. Paitakes, Ph.D has worked in the probation system for over 25 years. In addition, he has been appointed to two different terms on the New Jersey State Parole Board by two different governors. He recently retired from Seton Hall University, where he has taught over twenty different Criminal Justice courses over his twenty year tenure there.He is presently an Alternate on the New Jersey State Parole Board and an Adjunct Professor at Rider University and Raritan Valley Community College. He has also appeared on radio and television as a criminal justice expert.