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  • What is the national juvenile recidivism rate?
    According to Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 2014 National Report, a report funded by the Office of ... Read More
    Last Updated: December 28, 2016

  • Where can I find data on recidivism among adult offenders?
    Information about and access to findings from Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) recidivism studies ... Read More
    Last Updated: December 29, 2017

  • Does correctional education impact recidivism rates?
    The following resources provide information and data on the impact of correctional education: Evaluating the Effectiveness of Correctional Education The Use and Impact of Correctional Programming for Inmates on Pre- and Post-Release Outcomes How Effective Is Correctional Education, and Where Do We Go From Here? The Results of a Comprehensive Evaluation The Effects of Postsecondary Correctional Education... Read More
    Last Updated: March 8, 2018

  • Where can I find information on juvenile recidivism?
    According to Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 2014 National Report, a report funded by the Office of ... Read More
    Last Updated: February 27, 2015

  • Have community notification laws impacted sex offender recidivism rates?
    The impact of sex offender community notification laws is discussed in Sex Offender Community Notifi... Read More
    Last Updated: June 29, 2012

  • What is the recidivism rate for sex offenders?
    The Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) report, Recidivism of Prisoners Released in 30 States in 2005... Read More
    Last Updated: January 2, 2015

  • How many offenders are repeat offenders?
    Information about and access to findings from Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) recidivism studies ... Read More
    Last Updated: October 17, 2014

  • Where can I learn about effective reentry programs?
    Created by the Office of Justice Programs (OJP) and operated by OJP's National Institute of Justice,... Read More
    Last Updated: January 4, 2018

  • Where can I find information on work release programs?
    Information on work release programs can be found in the National Institute of Justice (NIJ) grant r... Read More
    Last Updated: January 26, 2018

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