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NCJ Number: 50749 Find in a Library
Title: NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF LAW ENFORCEMENT AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE - PROGRAM PLAN - FISCAL YEAR 1979
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: National Institute of Justice/NCJRS
United States of America

US Dept of Justice
LEAA
National Institute of Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice
United States of America
Date Published: 1978
Page Count: 44
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
National Institute of Justice/NCJRS
Rockville, MD 20849
US Dept of Justice

US Dept of Justice NIJ Pub
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
Type: Report (Annual/Periodic)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: LONG-RANGE PRIORITIES OF NILECJ AND THE GENERAL AREAS OF RESEARCH AND PROGRAM ACTIVITY PROPOSED FOR FISCAL YEAR 1979 ARE OUTLINED.
Abstract: THE ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE OF NILECJ IS REVIEWED, ALONG WITH THE LONG-RANGE RESEARCH AGENDA AND THE 1979 PROGRAM PLAN FOR SOLICITED AND UNSOLICITED RESEARCH. PRIORITY EFFORTS OF THE OFFICE OF RESEARCH PROGRAMS ARE PLANNED FOR A VARIETY OF TOPICS, INCLUDING: THE CORRELATES OF CRIME AND DETERMINANTS OF CRIMINAL BEHAVIOR, VIOLENT CRIME AND THE VIOLENT OFFENDER, SENTENCING, REHABILITATION, AND CONSISTENCY, FAIRNESS, AND DELAY REDUCTION IN THE PRETRIAL PROCESS. OTHER RESEARCH IS PLANNED BY THE OFFICE'S POLICE, ADJUDICATION, AND CORRECTIONS DIVISIONS. EFFORTS IN THE AREAS OF DETERRENCE, PERFORMANCE STANDARDS AND MEASURES, AND METHODOLOGY RESEARCH ARE PLANNED BY THE OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND EVALUATION METHODS; THE OFFICE OF PROGRAM EVALUATION WILL CONCENTRATE ON THE CONTINUING NATIONAL EVALUATION PROGRAM AND THE EVALUATION OF PROGRAMS DEALING WITH MAJOR CRIMINAL CONSPIRACIES, COURT DELAY REDUCTION, JAIL OVERCROWDING, AND STATISTICAL ANALYSIS CENTERS. SEVERAL DIVISIONS OF THE OFFICE OF DEVELOPMENT, TESTING, AND DISSEMINATION INTEND TO INITIATE RENEWED EFFORTS IN THE AREAS OF MODEL PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT, EXECUTIVE AND OFFENDER TESTING AND TRAINING, AND REFERENCE AND INFORMATION DISEMINATION SERVICES, INCLUDING THE LEAA LIBRARY, NCJRS, AND THE LAW ENFORCEMENT STANDARDS LABORATORY. A FLOW CHART OF NILECJ ORGANIZATIONAL STRUCTURE IS APPENDED.
Index Term(s): Information dissemination; National Institute of Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice; Planning; Program evaluation; Research programs
Note: NATIONAL EVALUATION PROGRAM
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