Hawaii’s Judge Alm Taking HOPE Program To D.C.

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Hawaii Judge Steve Alm created Hawaii's Opportunity Probation with Enforcement, the HOPE Program. It's an award-winning program that employs a tough love approach to felony offenders. Alm, 63, is leaving the bench to move to a Washington, D.C., suburb, where he will work as a legal consultant to states, the Department of Justice and Congress. He might set up a nonprofit HOPE institute if funding can be secured, Want to read more? Please subscribe to The Crime Report!