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Research in corrections

Juvenile Justice Research-to-Practice Implementation Resources (2017)

The Juvenile Justice Research-to-Practice Implementation Resources provide juvenile justice agency managers, staff, and other practitioners with concrete strategies, tools, examples, and best-practice models to help them implement research-based policies and practices and improve outcomes for you

Wisconsin Department of Corrections Interactive Dashboards

This website links to interactive data dashboards from the Wisconsin DOC on Admissions, Releases, and Point-in-Time Population for Prisons.

Toward Evidence-Based Decision Making in Community Corrections: Research and Strategies for Successful Implementation

This publication contains articles on community corrections, with special emphasis on successful implementation strategies.

Causes of Correctional Officer Stress and Its Consequences

This report explains what contributes to correctional officer stress and how correctional agencies can help to reduce this stress.

Criminal Justice Drug Abuse Treatment Studies (CJ-DATS)

CJ-DATS (the national Criminal Justice Drug Abuse Treatment Studies) was created in 2002 with the goal of improving both the public health and public safety outcomes for substance abusing offenders leaving prison or jail and returning to the community by integrating substance abuse treatment into the criminal justice system.

The Bridge to Somewhere: How Research Made its Way into Legislative Juvenile Justice Reform in Ohio: A Case Study|Revised [edition]

The instrumental use of evidence-based research for influencing the passage of reform efforts affecting the juvenile justice system in Ohio is explained.

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