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Developed as a demonstration during the "DACUM Facilitator Training" session, April 15-16, 1997 in Longmont, CO., this profile contains in brief fo
The issues of post-traumatic stress and critical incidents are addressed.
Demographics, turnover, and leadership development for four levels of correctional management (e.g., executive leaders, senior leaders, managers, a
"[A]reas in which jails tend to be deficient, suggesting the need for new or revised forms of NIC assistance" are identified (p.2).
This issue includes: Foreword, by Richard Geaither, National Institute of Corrections Jails Division; You Can Do It: Putting an End to Pharmacy Cos
Changes and forces that may affect the programming of the National Institute of Corrections are analyzed and commented on.
Results are presented from an investigation into the manner in which prison inmates are transferred between correctional authorities and the reason
This issue contains: “Foreword” By Richard Geaither; “An Interview with NIC Jails Division Chief Virginia Hutchinson” by Connie Clem; “Applying New
Issue contents are: “Foreword” by Kermit Humphries; “An Overview of NIC’s Transition from Prison to the Community Initiative” by Peggy B.
The Transition from Prison to the Community (TPC) Initiative, launched by the National Institute of Corrections (NIC) is described.
The use of evidence-based practices to improve discretionary parole system is explained.
"This article examines five key attributes of partnership and collaboration deemed essential as the Michigan Department of Corrections (MDOC) devel
The Kansas Offender Risk Reduction & Reentry Plan (KOR3P) is described.
"This article describes the evolution of the Georgia Parole Board's business-oriented data and performance leadership model" (p. 35).
Some of the improvements made to Oregon's offender reentry transition process are highlighted.
This article highlights the "flagship" of Indiana's reentry initiatives -- the Plainfield Reentry Educational Facility (PREF).
Gender-responsive offender reentry efforts for female offenders in Rhode Island are discussed.
The use of the Transition from Prison to the Community (TPC) model to improve offender transition in Missouri is explained.
Articles in this issue include:
"This article presents a possible framework for developing research geared toward identifying evidence-based practices in pretrial services" (p.
The Colorado Improving Supervised Pretrial Release (CISPR) Project, an innovative pretrial initiative, is described.
The use of the Step Forward program offered by the Oakland County Community Corrections Division (OCCCD) is explained.
Results from a study of the non-specialization of individuals charged with domestic violence (DV) and the relationship between DV and assaultive an
Pretrial rearrest among New York domestic violence (DV) defendants is examined.
"Beginning in the late 1990’s, the National Institute of Corrections (NIC) Information Center began scanning social, economic and corrections issue
Motivational Interviewing (MI) was introduced to the field of corrections in the 1990s through the Evidence-based Practices (EBP) Model as a method
“Beginning in the late 1990’s, the National Institute of Corrections (NIC) Information Center began scanning social, economic and corrections issue
This annotated bibliography provides current and useful information about leadership to corrections professionals.
Sections contained in these proceedings include: about this Large Jail Network (LJN) meeting; meeting highlights; “Program Session: Legal Issue Upd
"Reentry refers to the transition of offenders from prisons or jails back into the community. According to the U.S.
“This annotated bibliography has been developed in an effort to provide current and useful information to correctional agencies regarding the safe
“What Is the Evidence?"
Beginning in the late 1990’s, the National Institute of Corrections (NIC) Information Center began scanning social, economic and corrections issues
Are you looking for a comprehensive list of resources about juvenile justice? Then this publication is for you.
Victims have statutory rights that begin the moment a crime is committed against them.
"This bibliography attempts to offer a compilation of information on trauma-informed care by reviewing general information about trauma as well as
Sections of these proceedings are: "Program Session: Veterans-Courts, Housing, and Programs": "Part 1: Veterans: Considerations for Inmates and Sta
“Domestic violence is the willful intimidation, physical assault, battery, sexual assault, and/or other abusive behavior as part of a systematic pa
“Beginning in the late 1990’s, the National Institute of Corrections (NIC) Information Center began scanning social, economic, and corrections issu
Resources about the use of restricted housing are provided and organized according to: resources from NIC; prevalence of restrictive housing; gover
This online newsletter is presented by the National Institute of Corrections Information Center.
Beginning in the late 1990’s, the National Institute of Corrections (NIC) Information Center began scanning social, economic, and corrections issue
Recognizing that corrections can be a tough profession, the National Institute of Corrections is at the forefront of Health and Wellness for Correc
Now in its 14th edition, an updated online version of the Corrections Environment Scan is presented here.
Now in its 15th edition, an updated online version of the Corrections Environment Scan is presented here.