Results of a cost-benefit analysis of correctional industries programs are provided.
Washington State Institute for Public Policy (WSIPP) (Olympia, WA)
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.
Evidence-based and research-based programs to be used by adult corrections in Washington State are inventoried.
Group treatment of DV offenders with the Duluth model and four other models were evaluated.
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.
An overview is presented of findings (as of July 2011) regarding programs and policies that improve outcomes in Washington.
The effect of work release facilities in Washington State on recidivism is assessed.