Library Search Results for referral reduction

Notes from the Field: Connecticut

Author:Vera Institute of Justice

  • Year of Publication:
  • 2013

Abstract:This profile provides an overview of Connecticut's comprehensive status offense+

reform process, which began with legislative changes and led to the state implementing extensive treatment and services for youth who commit status offenses. The profile includes a summary of the state's planning process, an overview of monitoring strategies, a snapshot of general program outcomes, and reflections from those in the reform movement.
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Notes from the Field: Rapides Parish, LA

Author:Vera Institute of Justice

  • Year of Publication:
  • 2013

Abstract:This profile provides a summary of status offense system reform+

in Rapides Parish, LA, including the creation of more streamlined referral criteria to encourage out-of-court interventions. The profile includes a summary of the parish's planning process, an overview of monitoring strategies, a snapshot of general program outcomes, and reflections from those in the reform movement.
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