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NCJ Number: 162740 Find in a Library
Title: New Mexico Youth Authority Client Tracking Referral System
Corporate Author: New Mexico Youth Authority
Community Services Division
United States of America
Date Published: 1992
Page Count: 22
Sponsoring Agency: New Mexico Youth Authority
Santa Fe, NM 87502
Sale Source: New Mexico Youth Authority
Community Services Division
P.O. Box 5160
Santa Fe, NM 87502
United States of America
Type: Report (Technical)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: The New Mexico Youth Authority's Client Tracking Referral System (CTRS) is a decentralized system that was being installed in 30 juvenile probation and parole offices statewide as of 1992.
Abstract: Data are compiled in the CTRS to profile juveniles who receive services, to facilitate caseload and program monitoring, to respond to requests for additional staff and funding, and to provide statistics to various organizations and agencies. Forms used by the CTRS are basically tally sheets of actions taken on juveniles referred to the New Mexico Youth Authority. Probation and parole officers are given information printouts on a regular basis. The CTRS manual includes nine sections covering definitions and forms, codes, computer instructions, screens, report interpretation, paperflow procedures, common questions, newsletters, and other memos.
Main Term(s): Juvenile statistics
Index Term(s): Computer aided operations; Juvenile case management; Juvenile justice information systems; Juvenile parole services; Juvenile probation services; New Mexico
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