Prisoner Re-Entry. As Americans, do we care? And, should we care? Within only three years of their release, almost 50% of all former offenders recidivate, or return to prison. Not only does their incarceration cost the government $64 billion of our taxpayer dollars a year, but by ignoring this population, we may in fact be putting our public safety in jeopardy too.

Through this exclusive WRIGHTLINE investigation, in conjunction with the University of Michigan Department of Organizational Studies, reporter Danielle Wright explores reasons behind these extreme numbers and implications as to why our public safety may be in danger if this issue continues to be ignored .

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