Chapter 5: Case Assessment, Classification, and Management
The following documents and organization can provide additional assistance in case assessment and classification.
Gottfredson, D.M. (1987). Prediction and classification in criminal justice decision making. In D.M. Gottfredson and M. Tonry (Eds.), Prediction and Classification:
Criminal Justice Decision Making (pp. 1-20). Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press.
Howell, J.C. (Ed.). (1995). Guide for Implementing the Comprehensive Strategy for Serious, Violent, and Chronic Juvenile Offenders. Washington, DC: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice.
National Council on Crime and Delinquency. (1997). Wisconsin Juvenile Offender Classification Study: County Risk Assessment Revalidation Report. Madison, WI: National Council on Crime and Delinquency.
Wiebush, R.C., Baird, C., Krisberg, B., and Onek, D. (1995). Risk assessment and classification for serious, violent, and chronic juvenile offenders. In J.C. Howell, B. Krisberg, J.D. Hawkins, and J.J. Wilson (Eds.), A Sourcebook: Serious, Violent, and Chronic Juvenile Offenders. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.
National Council on Crime and Delinquency
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Jurisdictional Technical Assistance Package for Juvenile Corrections
Report - December 2000