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Correctional Industries Programs for Adult Offenders in Prison: Estimates of Benefits and Costs

Results of a cost-benefit analysis of correctional industries programs are provided.

Washington Corrections Center for Women TEDx Talks

TEDx videos were recorded at the Washington Corrections Center for Women (WCCW) "Does Gender Matter" event on March 14, 2015.

Justice Reinvestment in Washington: Analysis and Policy Framework

This report summarizes comprehensive analyses of sentencing, corrections, and arrests data presented to the Washington State Justice Reinvestment Taskforce.

Updated Inventory of Evidence-Based, Research-Based, and Promising Practices for Prevention and Intervention Services For Children and Juveniles in the Child Welfare, Juvenile Justice, and Mental Health Systems

Prevention and intervention services (mental health, child welfare, and juvenile justice) provided to children and juveniles are inventoried.

Inventory of Evidence-Based and Research-Based Programs for Adult Corrections

Evidence-based and research-based programs to be used by adult corrections in Washington State are inventoried.

Gang & Youth Violence Interventions: A Review of Research and Literature Addressing Evidence-Based and Promising Practices for Gang-Affiliated and Violent Youth in Juvenile Institutions and Detention Centers

Washington’s Juvenile Rehabilitation Administration [JRA] commissioned this report to determine which evidence-based practices [EBPs] and promising practices work best for serious juvenile offenders, and what factors need to be considered when implementing best practices.

Sustainability in Prisons

A look at the past, present, and future of the Sustainability in Prisons Project in Washington state commemorating the 5th anniversary of the project's inception.

WSIPP’s Benefit-Cost Tool for States: Examining Policy Options in Sentencing and Corrections

The development and implementation of an analytical tool that helps states determine which evidence-based practices are most cost effective in preventing crime and lowering correctional costs.

Incident Review of Death of Correctional Officer Jayme Biendl, January 29, 2011

Circumstances surrounding the untimely death of Correctional Officer Jayme Biendl at the hands of an inmate are the focus of this incident review.

Does Participation in Washington's Work Release Facilities Reduce Recidivism?

The effect of work release facilities in Washington State on recidivism is assessed.

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