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NCJ Number: 98590 Find in a Library
Title: Analysis of Recidivism Rates in Six Federally Funded Restitution Projects in Juvenile Courts - A Statistical Summary
Author(s): P R Schneider; A L Schneider
Corporate Author: Institute of Policy Analysis
United States of America
Date Published: 1983
Page Count: 45
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Document: PDF
Type: Statistics
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This report summarizes recidivism rates in six federally funded restitution projects in juvenile courts in Washington, D.C.; Boise, Idaho; Clayton County, Ga.; Dane County, Wis.; Oklahoma County, Okla.; and Ventura County, Calif.
Abstract: Tables present statistics giving a profile of referrals, types of referral offenses, reoffense patterns by evaluation group and offense type, pre/post-comparisons of offense rates for youths in each of the six evaluation groups, and multiple regression analysis of recidivism rates of youth randomly assigned to restitution or to probation. A total of 42 tables are provided.
Index Term(s): California; District of Columbia; Georgia (USA); Idaho; Juvenile court diversion; Juvenile recidivists; Juvenile restitution; Oklahoma; Recidivism statistics; Restitution programs; Wisconsin
Note: Prepared for presentation at the annual meetings of the American Society of Criminology, Denver, Colorado, November 9-12, 1983.
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