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Title: STANDARDS AND GOALS FOR THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM IN NEW YORK STATE - FINAL DRAFT
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services
United States of America
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 336
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services
Albany, NY 12203-3764
US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Grant Number: 76-ED-02-0005; 76-DF-02-0001
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 PREVENTION, JUVENILE JUSTICE, POLICE, PROSECUTION AND DEFENSE, AND CORRECTIONS IN NEW YORK ARE SET FORTH.
Abstract: AN INTRODUCTORY SECTION EXPLAINS THE ORGANIZATION AND FUNCTIONS OF NEW YORK'S DIVISION OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE SERVICES, THE AGENCY THAT ASSISTS IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE POLICIES, PLANS, AND PROGRAMS. THE PROCESS BY WHICH THE STANDARDS AND GOALS WERE DEVELOPED IS EXPLAINED, AND BASIC VEHICLES FOR IMPLEMENTING THE STANDARDS AND GOALS (I.E., LEAA FUNDS AND MATCHING MONIES, LEGISLATION, ADMINISTRATIVE POLICY CHANGE, AND RESOURCE REALLOCATION) ARE IDENTIFIED, EACH SECTION OF STANDARDS AND GOALS OPENS WITH A LIST OF TASK FORCE AND ADVISORY PANEL MEMBERS WHO TOOK PART IN DEVELOPING THE STANDARDS AND GOALS, FOLLOWED BY AN OVERVIEW OF THER EFFORTS AND FINDINGS. EACH GOAL CONSISTS OF A DESCRIPTION OF A LONG-RANGE CHANGE THAT THE TASK FORCE WISHES TO SEE ACCOMPLISHED IN THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM. THE GOAL STATES THE GENERAL DIRECTION IN WHICH CHANGE IS TO OCCUR, WHEREAS STANDARDS ARE STATEMENTS OF THE SHORT-RANGE CHANGES OR STEPS THAT MUST BE TAKEN IF THE GOALS IS TO BE ACHIEVED. THE STANDARDS ARE AS SPECIFIC AS POSSIBLE AND PERMIT MEASUREMENT OF PROGRESS TOWARD ACHIEVING THE GOALS. EXPLANATIONS OF THE RATIONALE UNDERLYING THE GOALS AND STANDARDS ARE PRESENTED IN COMMENTARIES. LISTS OF REFERENCES ARE INCLUDED. (LKM)
Index Term(s): Community crime prevention programs; Corrections; Corrections standards; Defense; Juvenile justice system; LEAA required state plans; New York; Objectives; Police; Police standards; Prosecution
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