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Results from two studies regarding the effectiveness of batterer intervention programs are relayed.
This report covers research related to domestic violence.
This article examines the major considerations to be taken when performing a cost-benefit analysis (CBA).
This website provides access to materials related to the National Institute of Justice’s Multisite Adult Drug Court Evaluation (MADCE).
“As ever-increasing numbers of offenders are supervised in the community - witness the massive “realignment” of prisoners in California - parole an
The impact of registry restrictions on sex offenders is examined by determining this population’s housing locations, recidivism patterns, and the c
This report provides a very good look at how criminal records, race, and gender impact chances for employment.
“The HOPE program - Hawaii's Opportunity Probation with Enforcement - is an experimental probation program that emphasizes the delivery of "swift a
This is an excellent article if you want to understand how inmates feel about incarceration.
"As resource constraints have tightened, the role of researchers in informing evidence-based and cost-effective decisions about the use of funds, l
"This standard specifies the minimum requirements for form and fit, performance, testing, documentation and labeling of restraints intended to be u
In this publication, the National Institute of Justice (NIJ) explores the feasibility of mobilizing an “organizational accident,” learning-from-err
"To date, little research is available to help law enforcement executives decide whether and how to implement the use of body-worn cameras in their
"This bulletin proposes a new criminal justice paradigm for young men and women ages 18 to 24.
"For over forty years, NIJ has invested in research on violence against women.
"Administrative segregation, the preferred term among correctional administrators, refers to both a classification and a type of unit.
"Hawai'i’s Opportunity Probation with Enforcement (HOPE) Hawai'i’s Opportunity Probation with Enforcement probation relies on a regimen of regular,
The "authors discuss the long-term and unintended consequences of criminal justice financial obligations (CJFOs): fines, forfeiture of property, co