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  • Systemic Criminal Justice Planning: Improving Responses to Women Offenders in Hamilton County, Ohio

    The use of systemic criminal justice planning by Hamilton County (OH) to improve services and programming for women offenders is reviewed.
  • The Bridge to Somewhere: How Research Made its Way into Legislative Juvenile Justice Reform in Ohio: A Case Study

    The instrumental use of evidence-based research for influencing the passage of reform efforts affecting the juvenile justice system in Ohio is expl
  • Lessons Learned through The Health Foundation of Greater Cincinnati's Substance Use Disorder and Severe Mental Illness in the Criminal Justice System Initiative

    The aim of this report is to present the findings of an evaluation of an initiative to improve the outcomes of justice-involved individuals with se
  • State-Local Partnership in Ohio Cuts Juvenile Recidivism, Costs

    This article describes a innovative partnership between local and state agencies that can be used by other states to reduce costs associated with j
  • The Impact of Family Visitation on Incarcerated Youth's Behavior and School Performance: Findings from the Families as Partners Project

    The relationships between family visitation and an incarcerated youth's behavior and performance in school are examined.
  • Getting It Right: Realigning Juvenile Corrections in Ohio to Reinvest in What Works

    "Ohio is at the forefront of national juvenile justice reform and realignment efforts and serves as a model for other states looking to “rightsize”
  • The Effect of Solitary Confinement on Institutional Misconduct: A Longitudinal Evaluation

    This dissertation examines whether solitary confinement and time spent in solitary confinement impacts institutional conduct upon release from soli
  • Bring Youth Home: Building on Ohio's Deincarceration Leadership

    “In recent years, research has overwhelmingly shown the harmful effects of incarcerating children.
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