Episode of the day: “The Predators of McNeil Island”

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McNeil Island prison turned into the Special Commitment Center for rehabilitation of sexual predators. This is the story of the Island and one offender.

How can you accurately evaluate if someone is totally rehabilitated or not?

More information:

Special Commitment Center from the Washington State Department of Social and Health Services

“Dangerous Sex Offenders Confined on an Island” on Oprah.com

More on McNeil Island in The Seattle Times.

Washington state’s Special Commitment Center, on McNeil Island, holds sexually violent predators who have completed prison sentences but are considered too dangerous to go free. (Ted S. Warren/AP)
Special Commitment Center. (Image: Ted S. Warren / AP)