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Document 029681
Respectful Classification Practices with LGBTI Inmates [Lesson Plans]
By King, Erica; Baker, Maureen. National Institute of Corrections (NIC) (Washington, DC). New York State Dept. of Corrections and Community Supervision (Albany, NY).
"Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex (LGBTI) and gender non-conforming inmates represent particularly vulnerable populations with unique medical, safety, and other needs. Though some of the concerns and vulnerabilities faced by these populations are similar, transgender and gender non-conforming inmates are distinct from gay, lesbian, and bisexual inmates in important respects. Basic principles of risk-based classification should be applied with LGBTI populations, accounting for unique... Read More
69 pages
Document 020750
Project Guide: Objective Classification Analysis
By Rubin, Ira. National Institute of Corrections. Native American and Alaskan Technical Assistance Project (NAATAP) (Washington, DC); U.S. Bureau of Justice Assistance (Washington, DC). Justice Planners International (JPI) (Demarest, NJ).
The use of an objective classification system (OCS) is described. This guide explains: classification analysis in general; designing a classification system; benefits of implementing a classification system; potential drawbacks of objective classification; some additional considerations; identifying individuals with substance abuse/dependence issues; and balancing objectivity and practicality.... Read More
17 p.
Document 000936
Classification in Probation and Parole: A Model Systems Approach - Supplemental Report: The Client Management Classification System
National Institute of Corrections (Washington, DC); Wisconsin Bureau of Community Corrections (Madison, WI).
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Document 006438
Statistical Prediction in Corrections
By Clear, Todd; Wasson, Billy F.; Rowland, James. National Institute of Corrections (Washington, DC); Robert J. Kutak Foundation (Omaha, NE).
A critical assessment of the uses of statistical prediction in corrections is the focus of this report. Also included are reviews by Billy Wasson and James Rowland.... Read More
52 p.
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