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NCJ Number: 50440 Find in a Library
Title: MAINE'S CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM - STANDARDS AND GOALS FINAL REPORT, SUMMARY
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: Maine Criminal Justice Planning and Assistance Agency
United States of America
Date Published: 1978
Page Count: 31
Sponsoring Agency: Maine Criminal Justice Planning and Assistance Agency
Augusta, ME 04330
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: GOALS AND STANDARDS FOR COMMUNITY CRIME PREVENTIONS AND THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE PROCESS ARE PRESENTED WHICH WERE DEVELOPED IN A PROCESS INVOLVING 1200 CITIZENS AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE PERSONNEL AND 22 HEARINGS.
Abstract: THIS SUMMARY VOLUME DESCRIBES THE PROCESS USED BY THE MAINE CRIMINAL JUSTICE PLANNING AND ASSISTANCE AGENCY, UNDER A LEAA GRANT, TO DEVELOP THIS COMPREHENSIVE LIST OF STANDARDS AND GOALS. IT THEN LISTS THE GOALS, WHICH ARE DISCUSSED IN DETAIL IN COMPANION VOLUMES. THIS LIST INCLUDES: 43 ITEMS RELATED TO COMMUNITY CRIME PREVENTION; 67 STANDARDS AND GOALS RELATING TO YOUTH DEVELOPMENT, JUVENILE CRIME PREVENTION, AND THE HANDLING OF JUVENILE OFFENDERS; 34 STANDARDS AND GOALS RELATING TO POLICE OPERATIONS, IMPROVED EDUCATION FOR POLICE, AND IMPROVED WORKING CONDITIONS FOR URBAN AND RURAL POLICE; 63 ITEMS RELATED TO IMPROVED COURT PROCEDURES, IMPROVED COURTHOUSE STRUCTURES, AND THE RECRUITMENT OF QUALIFIED JUDGES; AND 43 STANDARDS AND GOALS RELATED TO MODERNIZATION OF CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES AND GREATER USE OF COMMUNITY BASED CORRECTIONS. SUPPORTING DATA ARE IN OTHER VOLUMES OF THE REPORT. (GLR)
Index Term(s): Community crime prevention programs; Corrections standards; Court standards; Juvenile delinquency prevention; Juvenile justice standards; LEAA required state plans; Maine; Police standards; State planning agencies
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