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Risk prediction and probation

Risk prediction and probation

papers from a research and planning unit workshop

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Published by Home Office in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Probation -- Great Britain -- Statistics.,
    • Criminal behavior, Prediction of -- Great Britain -- Statistics.,
    • Criminal statistics -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementedited by George Mair.
      SeriesResearch and Planning Unit paper,, 56
      ContributionsMair, George.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV9345.A5 R57 1989
      The Physical Object
      Pagination108 p. ;
      Number of Pages108
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1308877M
      ISBN 100862524865
      LC Control Number92178023
      OCLC/WorldCa30318376

      the predictors of adult offender recidivism, such as age, gender, past crimi- nal history, early family factors, and criminal associates. There has been, however, considerable controversy and/or lack of interest in dynamic risk factors. There are three reasons for this. First, because of ideological con-Cited by:   What are Risk and Protective Factors? A risk factor is anything that increases the probability that a person will suffer harm.; A protective factor is something that decreases the potential harmful effect of a risk factor. 1; In the context of youth involved or at risk of involvement with the juvenile justice system, risk factors can be considered to be those conditions or variables associated.

      Assessing Risk in Sex Offenders: A Practitioner's Guide is a handy resource for forensic practitioners responsible for assessing an managing sexual offenders at risk of recidivism. It covers the risk factors associated with sexual recidivism, evaluates risk assessment approaches and offers guidance on how to conduct forensic by: Product Description: Offering comprehensive coverage with an applied, practical perspective, Community Corrections covers all the major topics in the field while emphasizing reintegration and community partnerships and focusing strongly on assessment, risk prediction, and classification.

      Using a risk assessment instrument to inform decision-making increases the agreement in case management plans across probation officers. Contemporary risk tools are advancing into a framework that integrates the risk appraisal process with case management planning . 6 Risk Assessment in Juvenile Justice: A Guidebook for Implementation Executive Summary Some very positive outcomes can come from sound implementation of a comprehensive risk assessment tool in a probation setting. It can minimize bias in judgments about youths’ risk to public safety and their case management needs.


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First published inthis volume examines risk in probation practice through consideration of the context, the risk differences and how to reconcile them. Hazel Kemshall responds to a recent crisis in the probation service of offenders committing crimes while on probation, prompting a re-evaluation of risk assessment of offenders with the potential for probation.

For decades, risk predictors were little more than psychiatric evaluations based almost entirely on interviews with offenders, and that methodology was widely accepted “prior to the development of structured risk assessment tools in the s,” when risk prediction first became more data driven, according to a CSGJC report.

Chapter 3 • Assessment and Risk Prediction 53 conviction and sentencing, the probation officer will complete the PSI, which will include extensive information pertaining to the offender.

This information, along with a sentencing recommendation, will aid the judge. Offering comprehensive coverage with an applied, practical perspective, Community Corrections, Second Edition covers all the major topics in the field while emphasizing reintegration and community partnerships and focusing strongly on assessment, risk prediction, and classification.

Author Robert D. Hanser draws on his expertise with offender treatment planning, special needs populations, 5/5(1). 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. The Probation Service is dealing with higher risk offenders in the community and is aware of practice and policy deficiencies in this area of its work.

The book addresses the issues of policy formulation, implementation and practice guidance in the area of offender. Mair, G. and C. Lloyd () Risk prediction and probation book and probation: An introduction’, in Risk prediction and probation book.

Mair (ed.) Risk prediction and probation: Papers from a research and planning unit workshop, pp. (Research and Planning Unit Paper ) London: Home Office.

Google ScholarCited by: Book Description. The Handbook on Risk and Need Assessment: Theory and Practice covers risk assessments for individuals being considered for parole or ce-based approaches to such decisions help take the emotion and politics out of community corrections.

As the United States begins to back away from ineffective, expensive policies of mass incarceration, this handbook will. Get this from a library.

Risk in probation practice. [Hazel Kemshall] -- Takes a wide ranging and critical look at the empirical and theoretical justification for the application of risk analysis in the criminal justice system and probation service.

The task of risk assessment is a central feature of probation work and a core activity of probation officers. Risk assessment forms the basis for subsequent interventions and management of. ENDNOTES 87 REFERENCES 89 APPENDICES Appendix I: Risk Assessment Instrument Examples—Cook County (IL), Multnomah County (OR), State of Virginia 91 Appendix II: Decision scales and cutoff scores for RAIs shown as examples in the text 99 Appendix III:Detail of RAI test report for referrals, detentions, detention rates and county population by race (From Clark County, NV RAI Test File Size: KB.

Violence risk assessment in juveniles refers to the attempt to predict the likelihood of future violence in minors. Risk assessments are commonly conducted within the juvenile justice system to. The Handbook on Risk and Need Assessment: Theory and Practice covers risk assessments for individuals being considered for parole or ce-based approaches to such decisions help take the emotion and politics out of community corrections.

As the United States begins to back away from ineffective, expensive policies of mass incarceration, this handbook will provide the resources Format: Hardcover. Reports on an evaluation of the comparative validity of four risk prediction scales used for classifying federal probation caseloads.

The authors found the U.S.D.C. 75 Scale to have the best balance of validity and predictive power, and they recommend that it be used by all U.S. probation officers. We examined probation outcomes in a sample of more than 2, discharged adult probationers in Illinois.

We grouped predictor variables into three major categories (probationer characteristics, offense type, and sentence characteristics), and studied three different probation outcomes (rearrest, technical violations, and revocations).Cited by:   The risk assessment instrument (RAI) is a triage device, designed to orient the entire screening process toward detention goals.

Findings & Stats. How Consensus Works. The consensus method of designing an RAI combines prediction science and local policy making with a common menu of tested factors from other jurisdictions and local experience.

Provides comprehensive coverage on recidivism risk/needs assessment tools Correctional and healthcare professionals around the world utilize structured instruments referred to as risk/needs assessment tools to predict the likelihood that an offender will recidivate.

Such tools have been found to provide accurate and reliable evaluations and are widely used to assess, manage, and Author: Jay P. Singh. Artificial Intelligence Is Now Used to Predict Crime. But Is It Biased. The software is supposed to make policing more fair and accountable.

But critics say it still has a way to go. Risk Prediction 3 Nevertheless, based upon his criminal history, and his gang involvement, Xander’s offense does not warrant a slap on the hand. After conducting a risk assessment of both cases studies under the Washington State Juvenile Court Pre-Screen Risk Assessment Device, both Colleen M.

and Xander L were extremely different in their. The risk assessment process, the interventions and treatment commenced as a result of it and the theory behind it are central to the administration of criminal justice programmes around the world.

Most youth and adult corrections departments routinely conduct risk assessments, which are then used to inform the nature and intensity of subsequent criminal justice interventions. In this unique.

The use of risk assessment tools is now common practice in many aspects of criminal justice decision-making. Risk assessment tools are used by police, probation officers, psychologists, and psychiatrists to assess the risk of criminal offending, sexual offending, and violent offending in at least 44 countries [4].

Darnell Gates, on probation in Philadelphia, was deemed “high risk” by an algorithm, one of many that governments are using to decide how people should be treated.Book Chapter: Language: English: Country: United States of America: Annotation: This chapter examines the factors in Great Britain and elsewhere that have fueled concern about risk and dangerousness, making this concern the dominant feature of criminal justice policy; the implications of this trend for probation are discussed.

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