Probation, Parole, and Community-Based Corrections: Supervision, Treatment, and Evidence-Based Practices
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CHAPTER 1: Why Study Community-Based Corrections?: Using Evidence-Based Practices, Risk Assessment, and Intermediate Sanctions to Reduce Crime and Protect the Community

CHAPTER 2: Legislation, Apprehension, Adjudication, and Corrections: The Four Filters Affecting Community-Based Corrections

CHAPTER 3: Theories of Offender Treatment: Reasons to Have a Theoretical Roadmap

CHAPTER 4: Assessing Risk: The Importance of Classification

CHAPTER 5: Pretrial Release and Diversion: Suspending Progression through the Formal Justice Process

CHAPTER 6: Economic Sanctions: Fines, Restitution to Victims, and Community Service

CHAPTER 7: Probation and ISP: The Most Common Methods of Correctional Supervision in America

CHAPTER 8: Parole: The Crucial Phase of Reentry

CHAPTER 9: Boot Camps and Jail-Based Community Supervision: Unique Alternatives to Traditional Community-Based Corrections Practices

CHAPTER 10: Residential, Day Reporting, and Drug Courts: Offenders Living Among Us

CHAPTER 11: Special Populations: Offenders with Mental Health Problems, Sex Offenders, and Women Offenders

CHAPTER 12: Community-Based Corrections for Juveniles: Giving Kids the Chance They Need



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