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ISBN: 0833011197, 9780833011190
Authors: Joan R. Petersilia, Susan Turner
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: three, california, experiments, findings, probationers, supervision, risk, intensive
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In 1986, with the help of the Bureau of Justice Assistance, U.S. Department of Justice, three California counties (Los Angeles, Ventura, and Contra Costa) designed an experiment to implement intensive supervision probation (ISP) programs as an alternative form of supervision for high-risk probationers. This report focuses on the outcomes of the three ISP programs. The California ISPs had higher fa......
ISBN: 1406507261, 9781406507263
Author: Horatio Alger
Source: www.bookdepository.com
Keywords: alger, horatio, probation, sherwood, walter
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Title Walter Sherwood's ProbationAuthors and contributors By (author) Horatio AlgerPhysical properties Format: PaperbackNumber of pages: 200Width: 152 mmHeight: 229 mmThickness: 11 mmWeight: 301 gAudience General/tradeISBN ISBN 13: 9781406507263ISBN 10: 1406507261Classifications Nielsen BookScan Product Class: F1.1BICMainSubject: FBCPublisher Dodo PressImprint name Dodo PressPublicat......
ISBN: 0833017535, 9780833017536
Authors: Joan R. Petersilia, Susan Turner
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: experiment, oregon, results, probation, prisoners, intensive, diverting
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As prisons across the country become more crowded, jurisdictions have been instituting intensive supervision programs (ISPs) — programs designed to be more punitive and stringent than regular probation, but less expensive and brutal than prison. ISPs are generally of two types: prison diversion or probation/parole enhancement. This Note presents the results of an evaluation of an ISP impleme......
Authors: Elizabeth Deschenes, Susan Turner, Peter W. Greenwood, James Chiesa
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: probationers, maricopa, county, arizona, intervention, treatment, evaluation, drug, testing, experimental
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This report presents the results of RAND's evaluation of a 1992 experimental drug testing and alternative invention program implemented in cooperation with the Maricopa County (Arizona) Adult Probation Department.......
ISBN: 0833006282, 9780833006288
Authors: Joan R. Petersilia, Susan Turner, James P. Kahan, Joyce E. Peterson
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Keywords: risks, alternatives, public, probation, felons, granting
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This study represents the first systematic research on felony probationers. It is based on data on individuals convicted of selected serious felonies in Superior Court in California, who would have been likely candidates for prison. It defines probation and reviews its history to the present; documents the recidivism behavior of a selected sample of probationers and the implications for public saf......
Author: Joan R. Petersilia
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: felony, probation, adult, study, rand, summarizing
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This paper is the text of a briefing presented to the U.S. Department of Justice on the results of research performed at RAND and published in RAND/R-3186-NIJ, Granting Felons Probation: Public Risks and Alternatives. It studied adult probationers convicted of six index crimes in two large California counties, Los Angeles and Alameda; identified the factors associated with receiving a prison sente......
ISBN: 0788108662, 9780788108662
Author: Diane Publishing Company
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Keywords: practice, probation, juvenile, guide, desktop
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Publisher: DIANE PublishingPublished Time: DIANE PublishingPages: 147Intended for both new & experienced juvenile probation officers. Represents the collective experience of more than 40 probation professionals involved in its development. Intended to improve the effectiveness of juvenile probation as a community response to the law covering behavior of youth. Covers professional orientation, job-......
ISBN: 0788101048, 9780788101045
Author: Unknown
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Keywords: savings, relative, incarceration, cost, crime, probation, supervision, controlling, intensive
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Publisher: DIANE PublishingPublished Time: DIANE PublishingPages: 64An evaluation of one state's (Arizona) intensive supervision program. Focuses on the extent to which intensive supervision was effective in controlling criminal behavior & whether intensive supervision was a cost-saving alternative to incarceration. Charts & tables.......
ISBN: 0833007386, 9780833007384
Authors: Joan R. Petersilia, Susan Turner, Joyce E. Peterson
Source: www.rand.org
Keywords: crime, offender, recidivism, implications, california, versus, probation, prison
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This report, part of a RAND study of the use of prison and probation for felony offenders, examines offender behavior after imprisonment. Using a sample of comparable prisoners and probationers, the authors investigate the association between imprisonment and recidivism, estimate the amount of crime that was prevented when felons were imprisoned rather than placed on probation, and discuss the cos......
ISBN: 0788106422, 9780788106422
Author: Diane Publishing Company
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Keywords: crisis, system, minnesota, probation
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Publisher: DIANE PublishingPublished Time: DIANE PublishingPages: 72A report by the Probation Standards Task Force created by the Minnesota legislature. This report, which applies to both juveniles & adults under community supervision, synthesizes a number of relevant reports & written information, testimony received from corrections professionals throughout the state, & intense discussion & debat......
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