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Re-Entry Radio (2012)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: News, Public Affairs

Place Covered: Alexandria, Rapides Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2012-02-10

Duration: 00:06:40

Subjects: Radio | PRISONERS | Ex-convicts | Crime


  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • Whinham, Charlie Producer
  • Woods, Virnado Photographer
  • Christophe, Candy Interviewee
  • Wynne, Michael Interviewee


This segment from the February 10, 2012, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Charlie Whinham’s profile of Re-Entry Radio, a statewide radio show headquartered in Alexandria that focuses on the issues related to prisoners re-entering society. Whinham reports that Louisiana has the highest incarceration rate in the nation. He interviews the show’s creators, Candy Christophe of Re-Entry Solutions for Louisiana, and Michael Wynne, a parole officer with the Louisiana Department of Public Safety and Corrections. Hosts: Charlie Whinham and Shauna Sanford