U.S. Department of Justice

Jail Diversion

Publication year: 2012 | Cataloged on: Dec. 06, 2012

Library ID

  • 026471

Other Information

  • 2012
Thumbnail preview ANNOTATION: If you are looking for a primer on jail diversion for serious mentally ill offenders (often with co-occurring substance abuse disorders), then this is the website you should visit. There are three webpages comprising this resource: what jail diversion is--background, definition, and differing perceptions of diversion; types of jail diversion programs—pre-booking diversion, post-booking diversion, and six key features essential to the creation and implementation of successful jail diversion programs; and resources available from the GAINS center regarding diversion..
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