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NCJ Number: 30503 Add to Shopping cart Find in a Library
Title: PRE-TRIAL SERVICES - AN EVALUATION OF POLICY RELATED RESEARCH, V 2 - SYNTHESIS AND REVIEWS
Author(s): J MULLEN; K CARLSON; R EARLE; C BLEW; L LI
Corporate Author: Abt Associates, Inc
United States of America
Date Published: 1974
Page Count: 302
Sponsoring Agency: Abt Associates, Inc
Cambridge, MA 02138
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
National Science Foundation
Arlington, VA 22230
Contract Number: NSF-C813
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Bibliography
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: TWO-PART REPORT CONTAINING A SYNTHESIS AND CRITICAL COMPENDIUM OF VARIOUS RESEARCH AND EVALUATION DOCUMENTS CONCERNED WITH THE EFFECTIVENESS OF ALTERNATIVE PRE-TRIAL SERVICE PROGRAMS.
Abstract: FOR PART ONE OF THIS DOCUMENT, SEE NCJ-30502, THE SECOND HALF OF THIS REPORT CONTAINS INDIVIDUAL REVIEWS OF THE 216 DOCUMENTS EXAMINED DURING THE COURSE OF THIS STUDY, ORGANIZED IN FIVE SEPARATE APPENDIXES: PRE-TRIAL RELEASE AND DETENTION; ADULT DEFERRED PROSECUTION; JUVENILE DIVERSION; DIVERSION OF THE PUBLIC INEBRIATE; AND ADDICT INTERVENTION. THE MAJOR EMPHASIS, HOWEVER, WAS PLACED ON THE FIRST TWO AREAS. EACH APPENDIX CONTAINS THE RELEVANT REVIEWS AS WELL AS AN ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY OF GENERAL RESOURCE DOCUMENTS NOT SUBJECTED TO A FORMAL REVIEW. SEVERAL FEDERAL LEGISLATIVE DOCUMENTS, CRITICAL TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF GENERAL PRE-TRIAL RELEASE AND SERVICE POLICIES, ARE REPRODUCED AT THE CONCLUSION OF THIS REPORT. (AUTHOR ABSTRACT MODIFIED)
Index Term(s): Critiques; Diversion programs; Effectiveness; Evaluation; Evaluative research; Judicial diversion; Pretrial procedures
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