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Title: ALAMEDA COUNTY (CA) - MONITORING REPORT ON THE SUPERVISED RELEASE PROGRAM
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: Alameda Cty Office of the Pretrial Services
United States of America
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 75
Sponsoring Agency: Alameda Cty Office of the Pretrial Services
Oakland, CA
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Program/Project Description
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: A REVIEW OF THE PROGRAM WHICH HAS BEEN IN OPERATION SINCE NOVEMBER 1975 AS A COMPONENT OF THE PRETRIAL DIVISION, THE PROBATION DEPARTMENT, AND THE BERKELEY OWN RECOGNIZANCE PROJECT.
Abstract: THE EVALUATORS MADE FINDINGS AND PRESENTED RECOMMENDATIONS ON THE FOLLOWING TOPICS: SUPERVISED RELEASE PROGRAM GOALS; SERVICES TO THE COURT; THE DEPUTY PROBATION OFFICER'S AUTHORITY TO VETO A SUPERVISED RELEASE RECOMMENDATION BEFORE IT REACHES THE COURT; COST SAVINGS; EMPLOYMENT STATUS OF SUPERVISED RELEASE DEFENDANTS; DEFENDANT EVALUATION CRITERIA; USE OF SUMMARY INFORMATION IN PRESENTENCE REPORTS; AND FAILURE TO APPEAR CASES. A GENERAL RECOMMENDATION THAT THE SUPERVISED RELEASE PROGRAM BE INSTITUTED ONLY WHEN THE DEFENDANT COULD NOT BE RELEASED BY OTHER MEANS WAS EMPHASIZED. APPENDIXES CONTAIN METHODOLOGY, FORMS USED, AND DEFINITIONS OF CRIME CATEGORIES....TWH
Index Term(s): California; Presentence investigations; Pretrial release; Probation or parole services; Program evaluation; Programs; Supervised release
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