Interrater Reliability of Risk Matrix 2000/s.

  title={Interrater Reliability of Risk Matrix 2000/s.},
  author={Helen Catherine Wakeling and Ruth E. Mann and Rebecca J Milner},
  journal={International journal of offender therapy and comparative criminology},
  volume={55 8},
Actuarial risk assessment instruments for sexual offenders are often used in high-stakes decision making and therefore should be subject to stringent reliability and validity testing. Furthermore, those involved in the risk assessment of sexual offenders should be aware of the factors that may affect the reliability of these instruments. The present study examined the interrater reliability of the Risk Matrix 2000/s between one field rater and one independent rater with a sample of more than… CONTINUE READING