Cost-effectiveness of residential community corrections
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Cost-effectiveness of residential community corrections an analytical prototype : a research report by Minnesota. Governor"s Commission on Crime Prevention and Control. Evaluation Unit.

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Published by The Commission in [St. Paul] .
Written in English



  • Minnesota


  • Community-based corrections -- Minnesota -- Cost effectiveness.,
  • Probation -- Minnesota -- Cost effectiveness.,
  • Imprisonment -- Minnesota -- Cost effectiveness.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementprepared by the Evaluation Unit of the Governor"s Commission on Crime Prevention and Control.
LC ClassificationsHV9305.M6 M58 1977
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 63 p. :
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4696278M
LC Control Number77623314

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  This study uses a case study approach of a community based program in the Midwest United States to determine if those community corrections alternatives achieve those results. The findings from this case study show that the recidivism rates of community corrections are lower than those of the prison inmates only in some cases and that the costs Cited by: Essentials of Community Corrections offers students a concise and practical perspective on community corrections while emphasizing successful offender reentry through strong community partnerships. Author Robert D. Hanser draws on his expertise with offender treatment planning, special needs populations, and the comparative criminal justice fields to present a complete introduction to. non-residential community based corrections center to which offenders report on a daily basis for treatment, education, and rehabilitation. Sentencing Reform Act of Restated a number of sentencing objectives that have guided sentencing judges .   Objective, comprehensive, and up-to-date, the eleventh edition of best-selling COMMUNITY-BASED CORRECTIONS provides an excellent introduction to the theory, procedures, evidence-based practices, and personnel involved in community-based corrections. Students learn about the supervision techniques and treatment programs that constitute alternatives to incarceration, .

Community corrections programs are, on the whole, much cheaper than traditional prison settings. The state currently saves anywhere between $2, and $11, per person by using Community Corrections instead of prison; Inmates (or clients) in community . Community Corrections receives less than 10 percent of total correctional funding across the country.i 70 percent of the adult correctional population is under the jurisdiction of probation and parole Six in 10 adjudicated juvenile cases fall to Community Corrections for   Post-Conviction. Daily. Monthly. Annually. BOP Facility $ $ 2, $ 28, Residential Reentry Centers $ $ 2, costs of residential treatment, vocational training an support services was $32,—half the average cost of $64, if the participant had been sent to serve the average term of imprisonment for participants, 25 months. Treatment as an alternative to incarceration is already saving money for the state of .

forms of supervision that occur within the community rather than in an institutional setting - Probation: release of an offender subject to a period of good behavior under supervision - Intermediate sanctions such as boot camps and residential programs that occur within institutional settings but are brief and less restrictive than jails and. program’s cost-effectiveness, not its overall success. To understand the value of each option, CBA data comparison group evaluations of adult corrections, juvenile corrections and prevention programs. In , Washington was faced that youth were served in the community at Juvenile Justice Guide Book for Legislators 5. CF 2 Cost-Effectiveness of Residential Community Corrections: An Analytical Prototype, March Minnesota Peace Officer, Refresher Training, October - May , undated. Costs and Performance of Criminal Justice: A Statistical Analysis of Minnesota Counties, May Minneapolis Basic Police Training, June I do not maintain regular office hours, but am available most work days through Skype/phone () or e-mail.