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Developments in ShockProbation - A Review of Research Findings and Policy Implications

A SIZEABLE portion of published criminal justice research in recent years has been devoted to program evaluation. Ostensibly, the purpose of this applied research is to provide decisionmakers with accurate information to help guide th...

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Second Chance: How Adult ProbationWorks in Texas

Second Chance: How Adult ProbationWorks in TexasAn adult offender in Texas can be placed on probation by either a jury or a judge. Most probations are granted by judges after ...Two other probation types, shockprobation and boot cam...

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ShockProbation in Iowa.

Abstract This paper examines The characteristics and recidivism of 820 shockprobationers released from Iowa prisons since the enactment of this legisla...

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How Effective Is Correctional Intervention?

The findings from studies of juveniles offenders showed that juveniles who were incarcerated and subsequently placed on parole had higher recidivism rates than those placed on probation. Juveniles who received shockprobation had much...

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Early Release from Incarceration: Race as a Factor in the Use of "ShockProbation"

By David M. Petersen and Paul C. Friday, Published on 01/01/75

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Pioneering innovations in corrections: Shockprobation and shock parole

OHIO INTRODUCED SHOCKPROBATION IN 1965, SHOCK PAROLE IN 1974. UNDER SHOCKPROBATION, INCARCERATED OFFENDERS MAY PETITION THE COURTS FOR EARLY, SUPERVISED RELEASE AFTER SERVING 30 TO 60 DAYS. THE NUMBER OF SHOCKPROBATION RELEASES GRA...

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Combining Shock Incarceration and Remedial Education

Shock incarceration is an outgrowth of shockprobation, which was pioneered in Ohio in 1964. Program participants receive an extensively structured six week to six month imprisonment in a boot camp emphasizing military drills, rigorou...

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ShockProbation in Ohio: A Comparison of Outcomes

We suggest the Wigner distribution (WD) for the analysis of 2-D images. The WD can be used to rigorously define a local power-spectrum at each point of ...

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ShockProbation: A Natural Experiment On The Effect Of A Short Period Of Incarceration

Opponents such as Beran and Allen (1973), and Chandler (1950) think that short periods of incarceration are no more effective than longer sentences. They state that imprisonment is disruptive of fam-ily life and that felons are releas...

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The effects of intensive supervision on shockprobationers

Faced with ever increasing prison populations, state corrections officials are searching for ways to reduce the rate of incarceration. This study examined a combination of two programs, shockprobation and intensive supervision. By co...

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