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NCJ Number: 34921 Find in a Library
Title: COURT MONITORING MANUAL
Corporate Author: Court Monitoring Project
Fund for Modern Courts, Inc
United States of America
Project Director: F SCHAIR
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 88
Sponsoring Agency: Court Monitoring Project
New York, NY 10036
New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services
Albany, NY 12203-3764
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: GUIDELINES DEVELOPED TO ASSIST COMMUNITY GROUPS IN NEW YORK IN RECRUITING AND TRAINING VOLUNTEERS TO STAFF LOCAL COURT MONITORING PROJECTS BASED ON THE EXPERIENCES OF A STATEWIDE PROJECT.
Abstract: THE COURT MONITORING PROJECT DEALT SPECIFICALLY WITH THE CRIMINAL COURTS OF FOUR AREAS OF NEW YORK STATE. TOPICS COVERED IN THE MANUAL INCLUDE SETTING GOALS, RECRUITING, ESTABLISHING AN ADVISORY COMMITTEE AS AN ON-GOING POLICY-MAKING BODY, DIVISION OF RESPONSIBILITY, AND RESEARCH. SECTIONS DEALING WITH CONTACTING OTHER ORGANIZATIONS, COMMUNICATING WITH THE LOCAL JUDICIARY, RECORD KEEPING, PUBLIC RELATIONS ACTIVITIES, MONITORING FORMS, AND TRAINING ARE ALSO CONTAINED IN THE MANUAL. SPECIFIC INFORMATION RELEVANT TO THE ORIGINAL COURT MONITORING PROJECT AREAS IS PROVIDED IN THE APPENDIXES.
Index Term(s): Community action programs; New York; Procedure manuals; Public relations programs; Records management; Recruitment; State courts; Volunteer programs; Volunteer training
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