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NCJ Number: 97431 Find in a Library
Title: Offender Risk Assessment - The Iowa Model - Validation Results First Draft
Corporate Author: Iowa Office for Planning and Programming
Statistical Analysis Ctr
United States of America
Date Published: 1984
Page Count: 10
Sponsoring Agency: Iowa Office for Planning and Programming
Des Moines, IA 50319
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Language: English
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Annotation: Nine tables present the validation results for the 1983 Iowa model of offender risk assessment as well as the partial validation results for the 1984 model.
Abstract: In addition, seven predictive devices, including the Iowa models, are compared, and recidivism measures for the Iowa risk assessment validation study are listed. Finally, seriousness weightings for new offenses are provided and the coefficient of predictive efficiency is noted.
Index Term(s): Dangerousness; Iowa; Models; Recidivism; Statistical Analysis Centers
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