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NCJ Number: 67832 Add to Shopping cart Find in a Library
Title: CENTRAL COUNCIL PROBATION AND AFTER-CARE COMMITTEES - ANNUAL REPORT, 1979-80
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: Central Council of Probation and After-Care Cmttes
United Kingdom
Date Published: 1980
Page Count: 71
Sponsoring Agency: Central Council of Probation and After-Care Cmttes
London, W1H 1AS, England
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Type: Report (Annual/Periodic)
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom
Annotation: ACTIVITIES DURING 1979 ARE REPORTED FOR THE CENTRAL COUNCIL OF PROBATION AND AFTER-CARE COMMITTEES IN THE FIELDS OF PAROLE, PROBATION, AND POSTRELEASE WORK WITH EX-OFFENDERS.
Abstract: TOPICS DISCUSSED IN THIS REPORT ARE THE DUTIES OF PROBATION AND AFTERCARE OFFICERS, THE RATIONALE BEHIND THE BAIL HOSTELS FOR PAROLEES. THE NECESSITY OF SUPERVISION FOR PROBATIONERS AND PAROLES (INCLUDING EX-OFFENDERS IN SOME CASES) IS CONSIDERED 5 AAND AN INQUIRY IS CONDUCTED INTO THE ENGLISH PRISON SYSTEM IN TERMS OF ITS RELEVANCE TO PROBATION AND POSTRELEASE WORK, THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN PROBATION AND AFTERCARE OFFICERS AND CORRECTIONAL STAFFS, AND THE EMPLOYMENT OF VOLUNTEER WORKERS IN BAIL HOSTELS. ALSO DISCUSSED ARE THE NEED FOR SIMPLE TERRMINOLOGY IN DEFINING THE VARIOUS NONCUSTODIAL PENAL SANCTIONS. FOR GREATER EMPHASIS ON PREVENTIVE WORK WITH JUVENILE OFFENDERS, AND FOR THE RECRUITMENT AND TRAINING OF PROBATION AND AFTERCARE OFFICERS. A LIST OF COUNCIL MEMBERS, AN INCOME AND EXPENDITURE STATEMENT, AND A BALANCE SHEET FOR THE YEAR ENDING MARCH 1980 ARE INCLUDED. ABI LGR
Index Term(s): Parole; Post-release programs; Probation; Probation or parole officers; United Kingdom (UK)
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