Effects of custodial vs. non-custodial sentences on re-offending

  title={Effects of custodial vs. non-custodial sentences on re-offending},
  author={David B. Wilson and D. Mackenzie and Fawn Ngo Mitchell},
  journal={Campbell Systematic Reviews},
Reviewer: Martin Killias and Patrice Villettaz, School of Forensic Science and Criminology, University of Lausanne, CH-1015 Lausanne, Switzerland. E-mail: Martin.Killias@ipsc.unil.ch. Phone: (0041-21) 692 46 40, Fax (0041-21) 692 46 05 Objective: To assess the relative effects of imprisonment and non custodial ("alternative" or "community") sanctions on reoffending. Background: Throughout the western world, community-based sanctions have become a popular and widely used alternative to custodial… Expand