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Title: PRETRIAL SERVICES ANNUAL JOURNAL, 1978
Corporate Author: Pretrial Services Resource Ctr
United States of America
Editor(s): D A HENRY
Date Published: 1978
Page Count: 180
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Pretrial Services Resource Ctr
Washington, DC 20005
Grant Number: 76-ED-99-0031
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America

Pretrial Services Resource Ctr
1325 G Street NW
Suite 1020
Washington, DC 20005
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Program/Project Description
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: ELEVEN ARTICLES REFLECTING THE HISTORY AND STATUS OF PRETRIAL SERVICES (PRETRIAL RELEASE, DIVERSION, ETC.) ARE PRESENTED.
Abstract: THE OPENING ARTICLES OFFER A PAST-PRESENT-FUTURE PERSPECTIVE ON PRETRIAL RELEASE AND A CHRONOLOGICAL REVIEW OF THE DEVELOPMENT OF PRETRIAL DIVERSION IN THE UNITED STATES SINCE 1967. OTHER ARTICLES DISCUSS DEVELOPMENT OF PRETRIAL INTERVENTION IN NEW JERSEY, FLORIDA'S EXPERIENCE WITH LITIGATION AS A MEANS OF EFFECTING PRETRIAL REFORMS, THE USE OF MULTIPURPOSE COMPARISON GROUPS IN EVALUATING DIVERSION, AN EVALUATION OF THE MONROE COUNTY, N.Y., PRETRIAL DIVERSION PROGRAM'S IMPACT AND COST EFFECTIVENESS, AND PLANS FOR AN LEAA NATIONAL EVALUATION PROGRAM PHASE II STUDY OF PRETRIAL RELEASE IN TERMS OF DEFENDANT OUTCOMES AND PROGRAM IMPACT. OTHER TOPICS INCLUDE GROUP TREATMENT FOR YOUTHFUL FIRST OFFENDERS IN A PRETRIAL DIVERSION PROGRAM, THE EFFECTS OF SUPERVISION ON PRETRIAL PERFORMANCE, CITIZEN DISPUTE RESOLUTION, AND THE KANSAS CITY (MISSOURI) NEIGHBORHOOD JUSTICE CENTER. THE ARTICLES CONTAIN TABULAR DATA AND NOTES. (LKM)
Index Term(s): Alternative dispute settlement; Diversion programs; Group therapy; Judicial diversion; Juvenile court diversion; National Evaluation Program; Neighborhood justice centers; Pretrial release; Program evaluation
Note: NATIONAL EVALUATION PROGRAM
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