Criminal Justice/Corrections

Which of the following statements is NOT true about the benefits of intermediate sanctions?

A. Channeling offenders into community-based corrections increase and accelerate prison overcrowding.

B. Intermediate sanctions are generally less expensive than incarceration in either jail or prison.

C. Intermediate sanctions are believed to offer more rehabilitation potential than incarceration.

D. Intermediate punishments are designed for offenders believed to pose too much risk for probation services but not enough risk to be sent to prison.

I think it's A. but not sure.

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