Community-Based Corrections

Community-Based Corrections

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Objective, comprehensive, and completely up to date, the best-selling COMMUNITY-BASED CORRECTIONS provides an excellent introduction to the procedures, practices, and personnel involved in community-based corrections. Readers learn about the wide array of effective punishments and treatment programs that constitute alternatives to incarceration as the text examines numerous programs--including probation, parole, electronic monitoring, house arrest, day-treatment centers, boot camps, restitution, and fines--designed to meet the level of risk and needs posed by each individual. The booka€™s balanced approach reflects a strong emphasis on practical and legal matters, and places the programs in their historical, philosophical, social, and legal context. In addition, input from professionals in the field gives students invaluable insight into real-world practice. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.Mandatory Conditions The court shall provide, as an explicit condition of a sentence of probation that the defendant: 1. not ... 3. will make restitution; 4. will pay the assessment imposed; 5. will notify the court of any material change in economic ... 11. work in community service as directed by the court; 12. reside in a specified place or area, or refrain from residing in a ... BOX 3.2 Scarlet letter conditions of community supervision involve publicly Copyright 2009 Cengage Learning, Inc. Allanbsp;...

Title:Community-Based Corrections
Author:Leanne Alarid, Rolando del Carmen
Publisher:Cengage Learning - 2010-01-01


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