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PREA Audit Instrument – Community Confinement Facilities

These documents comprise the instrument that auditors will use to audit the U.S. Department of Justice's PREA Standards for Community Facilities.

NCCD Compares Juvenile Justice Risk Assessment Instruments: A Summary of the OJJDP-Funded Study

The results from a study of eight risk assessments used for determining which justice-involved youth are low-, moderate-, or high-risk for future delinquency are reviewed.

The Effect of Youth Diversion Programs on Recidivism: A Meta-Analytic Review

This meta-analysis explains how diversion reduces recidivism at a greater rate than traditional justice system.

A Community Court Grows in Brooklyn: A Comprehensive Evaluation of the Red Hook Community Justice Center: Final Report

This study examines the effectiveness of the RHCJC in tackling multiple problems that contribute to public safety in the local community.

Evaluation of the Statewide Automated Victim Information and Notification Program

Results from an evaluation of Statewide Automated Victim Information and Notification (SAVIN) programs are presented.

An Evaluation of Sex Offender Registry Restrictions in Michigan and Missouri

This report examines the impact of registry restrictions on sex offenders by housing locations, recidivism patterns, and the collateral consequences.

A Statewide Evaluation of New York’s Adult Drug Courts: Identifying Which Policies Work Best

This study documented the positive impact of drug courts in New York on re-arrest and re-conviction both.

NIJ’s Multisite Adult Drug Court Evaluation

This website provides access to materials related to the National Institute of Justice’s Multisite Adult Drug Court Evaluation (MADCE).

Testing the Effects of New York’s Domestic Violence Courts: A Statewide Impact Evaluation

The study is a quasi-experimental evaluation of 24 domestic violence courts throughout New York State.

Evaluating the Effectiveness of Correctional Education: A Meta-Analysis of Programs That Provide Education to Incarcerated Adults

This report examines the effectiveness of correctional education for incarcerated adults in the United States—ABE, ESL, ASE, GED, CTE, and PSE.


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