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The authors examine issues related to classification of female jail inmates by profiling the female inmate population and discussing problems assoc
Objective jail classification (OJC) is a process of assessing every jail inmate's custody and program needs and is considered one of the most impor
In order to enable correctional administrators to anticipate further improvements in objective classification, this bulletin provides a summary of
Work undertaken by the participating states is described, an outline of the fundamental tasks required for a revalidation effort is provided, and e
New information and knowledge learned regarding classification and risk assessment systems are reviewed.
Tasks, assessments, and technology used in prisoner intake systems are examined.
Results from a survey "designed to obtain information on the procedures used to classify high-risk inmates, particularly those in protective custod
“Are there connections between these three shifts - a decrease in crime, a decrease in the correctional population, and a sharp increase in controv
"Nearly 40 percent of the U.S.
Classification systems help minimize the potential for prison violence, escape, and institutional misconduct.