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Washington State Institute for Public Policy (WSIPP) (Olympia, WA)

Correctional Industries Programs for Adult Offenders in Prison: Estimates of Benefits and Costs

Results of a cost-benefit analysis of correctional industries programs are provided.

Updated Inventory of Evidence-Based, Research-Based, and Promising Practices for Prevention and Intervention Services For Children and Juveniles in the Child Welfare, Juvenile Justice, and Mental Health Systems

Prevention and intervention services (mental health, child welfare, and juvenile justice) provided to children and juveniles are inventoried.

Inventory of Evidence-Based and Research-Based Programs for Adult Corrections

Evidence-based and research-based programs to be used by adult corrections in Washington State are inventoried.

What Works to Reduce Recidivism by Domestic Violence Offenders?

Group treatment of DV offenders with the Duluth model and four other models were evaluated.

WSIPP’s Benefit-Cost Tool for States: Examining Policy Options in Sentencing and Corrections

The development and implementation of an analytical tool that helps states determine which evidence-based practices are most cost effective in preventing crime and lowering correctional costs.

Return on Investment: Evidence-Based Options to Improve Statewide Outcomes--July 2011 Update

An overview is presented of findings (as of July 2011) regarding programs and policies that improve outcomes in Washington.

Does Participation in Washington's Work Release Facilities Reduce Recidivism?

The effect of work release facilities in Washington State on recidivism is assessed.

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