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NCJ Number: 42183 Find in a Library
Title: SUCCESS MODELS FOR POLICE ROLES IN CORRECTIONS (FROM CORRECTIONS IN THE COMMUNITY - SUCCESS MODELS IN CORRECTIONAL REFORM, 1977 BY E. EUGENE MILLER AND M. ROBERT MONTILLA - SEE NCJ-42175)
Author(s): L CRITES
Corporate Author: Reston Publishing Co, Inc
United States of America
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 11
Sponsoring Agency: Reston Publishing Co, Inc
Reston, VA 22090
Type: Program Description (Model)
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS ARTICLE DESCRIBES THE ROLE OF POLICE IN NONPUNITIVE COMMUNITY CORRECTIONS EFFORTS AND PRESENTS SEVERAL EXAMPLES OF SUCCESSFUL CORRECTIVE PROGRAMS BY POLICE DEPARTMENTS.
Abstract: EXAMPLES OF BOTH POLICE DEPARTMENTS WHICH PROVIDE DIRECT TREATMENT AND COUNSELING SERVICE TO OFFENDERS AND THOSE WHICH REFER OFFENDERS TO EXISTING COMMUNITY SERVICES IN LIEU OF EITHER ARREST OR ADJUDICATION ARE PROVIDED....ELW
Index Term(s): Community-based corrections (adult); Community-based corrections (juvenile); Law enforcement; Model programs; Police discretion; Police diversion; Police youth units; Referral services
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