Intermediate sanctions are used to keep offenders out of our overcrowded U.S prisons, and are a much less costly option than traditional imprisonment. Please respond to all of the following prompts in the class discussion section of your online course:Define what intermediate sanctions are and why we use them. Provide two examples and discuss the effectiveness of each. Please be sure to use statistics to support your response.Professor I need help with my DS. I’m not getting full credit because I need to post a response that displays an excellent understanding of your fellow student’s discussion post by making statements that agree/disagree and citing relevant research/personal experience to support reasoning, or asking a new related question, or expanding on topic in some other way. Think of your response as part of an ongoing discussion. And more than 4 sentence response.Responses to Other Students: be sure to post responses to at least two of your classmates.