Sex offender registration and recidivism risk in juvenile sexual offenders.

@article{Caldwell2009SexOR,
  title={Sex offender registration and recidivism risk in juvenile sexual offenders.},
  author={Michael F. Caldwell and Casey Dickinson},
  journal={Behavioral sciences & the law},
  year={2009},
  volume={27 6},
  pages={941-56}
}
Juvenile sex offenders are increasingly included in sex offender registration laws, based, in part, on the assumption that they pose a distinctively high risk for future sexual violence and registration may help to mitigate this risk. To test this assumption, the current study compares risk scores on the static scales of the Juvenile Sex Offender Assessment Protocol-II (JSOAP-II; Prentky & Righthand, 2003) and the Youth Level of Service/Case Management Inventory (YLS/CMI; Hoge, Andrews… CONTINUE READING