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NCJ Number: 148298 Find in a Library
Title: National Standards for the Supervision of Offenders in the Community
Corporate Author: Great Britain Home Office
United Kingdom
Date Published: 1992
Page Count: 130
Sponsoring Agency: Great Britain Home Office
London, SW1H 9AT, England
Great Britain Home Office
London, SWIH 9AT, England
Publication Number: ISBN 0-86252-705-8
Sale Source: Great Britain Home Office
Pub. Home Office Library
Room 1001 Home Office
Queen Anne's Gate
London, SWIH 9AT,
United Kingdom
Type: Guideline
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom
Annotation: These standards specify the requirements for probation and social services staff in England and Wales in relation to offender supervision in the community and the preparation of reports for the criminal courts.
Abstract: The standards aim to achieve quality assurance, accountability consistency, equal opportunities, good practice, and good management. They are relevant for probation staff, local government social workers, probation committees, local governments, private agencies, sentencers, other criminal justice agencies, offender, defendants, the public, and the central government. Individual sections cover pre-sentence reports, probation orders, supervision orders, community service orders, combination orders, the management of hostels, and supervision before and after release from custody. Forms
Main Term(s): Corrections standards
Index Term(s): Corrections in foreign countries; Great Britain/United Kingdom
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