Results of a cost-benefit analysis of correctional industries programs are provided.
This series of briefs from CJI explore the cost of pretrial and how to apply cost-benefit analysis to pretrial decision making.
Results from key data and interviews provide recommendations for reducing offenders with behavioral health disorders cycling in and out of jail.
This brief covers Alabama's justice reinvestment initiative designed to reduce prison overcrowding and strengthen community-based supervision.
Justice Reinvestment in Kansas: Strengthening Probation Supervision and Promoting Successful Reentry
This brief covers Kansas' justice reinvestment initiative designed to strengthen community supervision and reentry and to target scarce resources.
Nebraska’s Justice Reinvestment Approach: Reduce Prison Overcrowding and Expanding Probation and Parole Supervision
This brief covers Nebraska's justice reinvestment initiative designed to reduce prison overcrowding and expand probation and parole.
This covers budget overview, significant legislation, the changing role of probation officers, programs for probationers, and reinvestment and results.
The efficacy of using quick dips, 2-3 day confinement in jail, as a swift and certain response for first time violation of probation is explained.
If implemented, the package of policies outlined in the framework has the potential to generate significant savings in Idaho and estimates a 15-percent reduction in recidivism.
This report highlights how the surest way to safely cut costs is to reduce the number of people who enter and stay in jails.