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Title: COST ANALYSIS OF CORRECTIONAL STANDARDS - PRETRIAL DIVERSION, V 2
Author(s): A M WATKINS
Corporate Author: American Bar Assoc.
United States of America
Date Published: 1975
Page Count: 100
Sponsoring Agency: American Bar Assoc.
Washington, DC 20036
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Superintendent of Documents, GPO
Washington, DC 20402
US Dept of Justice

US Dept of Justice NIJ Pub
Washington, DC 20531
Grant Number: 74-NI-99-0042
Sale Source: Superintendent of Documents, GPO
Washington, DC 20402
United States of America

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Document: PDF
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: REPORT ON THE COST AND RESOURCE IMPLICATIONS OF STANDARDS CONTAINED IN THE 1973 'CORRECTIONS' REPORT OF THE NATIONAL ADVISORY COMMISSION ON CRIMINAL JUSTICE STANDARDS AND GOALS.
Abstract: DETAILED TECHNICAL DESCRIPTIONS OF ESTIMATING TECHNIQUES APPLICABLE IN ANALYZING THE COSTS OF DIVERSION IN ANY PARTICULAR LOCAL JURISDICTION ARE PROVIDED. THIS COST ANALYSIS FOCUSES ON TWO TYPES OF PRETRIAL DIVERSION ACTIVITIES: THOSE EMPHASIZING THE PROVISION OF EMPLOYMENT SERVICES AND THOSE EMPHASIZING DRUG TREATMENT SERVICES. THE REPORT ALSO INCLUDES A BRIEF DISCUSSION AND LESS DETAILED COST ANALYSIS OF THREE OTHER TYPES OF DIVERSION: ALCOHOL DIVERSION ACTIVITIES PROVIDING DETOXIFICATION; MENTAL ILLNESS DIVERSION ACTIVITIES PROVIDING TREATMENT; CONFLICT INTERVENTION ACTIVITIES PROVIDING ARBITRATION AND COUNSELING. SEVERAL DIFFERENT TYPES OF COSTS ARE DISCUSSED. THE APPENDIX CONTAINS A SEVEN-PAGE BIBLIOGRAPHY, A LIST OF 76 PROTOTYPICAL DIVERSION ACTIVITIES IN ALL AREAS WHICH IDENTIFIES THE TYPES OF COST DATA AVAILABE FROM EACH, AND NOTES ON THE COST ESTIMATING METHODOLOGY. FOR VOLUME ONE, SEE NCJ-30715. (AUTHOR ABSTRACT MODIFIED)
Index Term(s): Corrections standards; Cost analysis; Diversion programs; Drug treatment programs; Employment services; Estimating methods; Jails; National Advisory Committee Criminal Justice Standards and Goals; Pretrial procedures; Standards
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