U.S. Department of Justice

Performance Measures Committee/PBMS: Library

Publication year: 2013

Library ID

  • 027014

Other Information

  • 2013
Thumbnail preview “The Performance Measures Committee uses a Performance Based Measures System (PBMS) to define correctional standards in keeping with contemporary practice; to delineate measures of performance for each standard; to establish key indicators for each measure; to institute counting rules for each indicator; to store the measures on a web database; to produce reports of correctional performance; and to conduct appropriate comparisons of performance across jurisdictions.” Access is provided to essential documents from this program such as: PBMS Performance Standards, Measures and Key Indicators with Counting Rules; PBMS Resource Manual; Personnel Key Indicators; PBMS Map of Minimum and Maximum Values; and PBMS Glossary of Terms. Also available are links to training and support, descriptive documents, and Performance Measures Committee past meetings and events.