A Utah state audit shows there is a massive backlog in Utah’s prison’s sex offender treatment program. Inmates are being left waiting for months while they should be eligible for parole. One suggested solution is allowing low-risk offenders to get treatment post-release.

The treatment itself is criticized as dated and treats all different offenders similarly.

Read more:

Associated Press & KUTV2 CBS:

http://kutv.com/news/local/utah-sex-offender-treatment-program-backlog

Courtney Tanner of The Salt Lake Tribune:

http://www.sltrib.com/home/5134736-155/audit-slams-utahs-sex-offender-treatment-program

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