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Improving Parole Outcomes with Performance Leadership and Data: Doing What Works

This article describes the evolution of the Georgia Parole Board's business-oriented data and performance leadership model.

Rising to the Challenge of Applying Evidence-Based Practices Across the Spectrum of a State Parole System

The use of evidence-based practices to improve discretionary parole system is explained.

Topics in Community Corrections, Annual Issue 2007: Promising Strategies in Transition from Prison

This issue of NIC's Topics in Community Corrections focuses on the transition from prison to the community.

Motivating Offenders to Change: A Guide for Probation and Parole

This publication explains the principles behind MI and advice for applying MI in their everyday dealings with offenders in the community.

Responding to Parole and Probation Violations: A Handbook to Guide Local Policy Development

This handbook discusses policy responses to probation and parole violations that enhance the effectiveness of supervision while also improving community safety.

Female Offenders in the Community [Videoconference Held July 18, 2001]

This video examines the needs, strengths, weaknesses, and risks associated with female offenders.

Parole Violations Revisited: A Handbook on Strengthening Parole Practices for Public Safety and Successful Transition to the Community

This handbook helps agencies to to assess parole violation and revocation policy and practice, identify targets of change, and mobilize for change.

Tools of the Trade: A Guide to Incorporating Science Into Practice

This document explains the application of evidence-based research findings to the practice of offender supervision.

Community Corrections Workforce Project Annotated Bibliography

This bibliography describes workforce development problems faced by community corrections, probation, and parole agencies.

Policy-Driven Responses to Probation and Parole Violations

The author describes the experiences of probation and parole agencies from across the country that worked with NIC on developing innovative approaches to probation and parole violations and revocations.


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