The impact of mentoring for adults returning to their community from incarceration involves collaborating with correctional facilities, thoughtfully selecting and matching mentors and participants, and effectively concluding the mentoring relationship.
Results of a cost-benefit analysis of correctional industries programs are provided.
The reduction of recidivism by state judiciaries utilizing six principles of evidence-based practice (EBP) is explained.
Implementing Evidence-Based Practice in Community Corrections: The Principles of Effective Intervention
This report describes what the principles of effective evidence-based intervention are.
This report summarizes the first national review of the recidivism and post-release effects of the Prison Industries Enhancement Certification Program (PIECP) engaging state prison inmates in private sector jobs since 1979.
What Works: Effective Recidivism Reduction and Risk-Focused Prevention Programs: A Compendium of Evidence-Based Options for Preventing New and Persistent Criminal Behavior
This report identifies and describes interventions that are effective in reducing recidivism and preventing crime.
The Prisons Division facilitates specialized training related to prison operations, conducts operational networks, coordinates technical assistance, as well as programs regarding leadership and management.
This study extends the original HOPE evaluations to an almost ten-year followup to deterime if the positive results persists after probation ends.
This report presents the results from a 2014 review of 13 states that provided recidivism research regarding youth on probation.
In this program from Scotland, an ex-offender and probation officer, discover how ex-prisoners break out of the revolving cycle of criminal activity.