The Diversion of Incarcerated Offenders to Correctional Halfway Houses

@inproceedings{Bonta1987TheDO,
  title={The Diversion of Incarcerated Offenders to Correctional Halfway Houses},
  author={James L. Bonta and Laurence L. Motiuk},
  year={1987}
}
Two studies were undertaken to (1) evaluate an attempt to divert inmates to correctional halfway houses, (2) cross-validate earlier research with the Level of Supervision Inventory (LSI) on a broader offender sample, and (3) explore improved methods of prediction by increased sampling of the criterion variable. In Study 1, the LSI was used to identify potential targets for diversionary intervention. Over two-thirds of the inmates assessed by the LSI as suitable candidates for correctional… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 17 CITATIONS