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Pulse Check: Restorative Justice

This webinar provides a brief overview of Restorative Justice principles and practices and a summary of findings from relevant research.                           

Cost-Benefit Analysis of Adult Drug Courts

This Issue Review provides a summary of national and Iowa research on the effectiveness of Adult Drug Courts.

Parolee Success in Iowa: Individual and Treatment Effects on Recidivism

This study aims to determine what factors influence the recidivism of parolees in Iowa.

The Importance of a Low Span of Control in Effective Implementation of Evidence Based Probation and Parole Practices

This report explains why the current probation officer to supervisor ratio (7:1 span of control) should not be increased to a higher level due to significant impacts on the implementation and sustainability of evidence-based practices (EBPs) in the Community Based Correctional System in Iowa.

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