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NCJ Number: 42465 Find in a Library
Title: INTRODUCTION TO THE FEDERAL PROBATION SYSTEM
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: Federal Judicial Ctr
United States of America
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 266
Sponsoring Agency: Federal Judicial Ctr
Washington, DC 20002
Publication Number: FJC NO 76-1
Type: Training (Handbook/Manual)
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS BOOKLET IS INTENDED AS A PREPARATORY ORIENTATION TOOL FOR NEWLY APPOINTED UNITED STATES PROBATION OFFICERS AND PROVIDES A BASE FOR FORMAL, MORE SOPHISTICATED CLASSROOM TRAINING.
Abstract: AFTER INTRODUCTORY CHAPTERS, THE BOOKLET OUTLINES CRIMINAL PROCEDURE, CRIMINAL LAW, COURT STRUCTURE, AND THE DUTIES OF COURT OFFICERS. SUBSEQUENT SECTIONS COVER RELATED CORRECTIONAL AGENCIES AND THE ADMINISTRATION OF THE JUDICIARY AND THE PROBATION SYSTEM. THE PHILOSOPHY AND ROLE OF PROBATION IS EMPHASIZED THROUGHOUT. THE APPENDIX CONTAINS 17 ARTICLES COMMENTING ON VARIOUS CORRECTIONAL ISSUES. A READING LIST IS ATTACHED.
Index Term(s): Correctional Personnel Training; Federal government; Federal law enforcement agencies; Policy; Probation; Probation or parole agencies; Probation or parole officers; Reading lists; United States of America
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