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What Works in Probation and Parole

Event Dates
May 31, 2005, 12:00 am EDT
Event Duration
0
Location
Online

NIJ Conference Plenary Panel

How can we prevent reoffending and reduce costs? Research points to a number of solutions. At the Tuesday plenary, Judge Steven Alm from Hawaii will describe his successes with hard-core drug offenders. “Swift and sure” is his motto. West Virginia Cabinet Secretary James W. Spears will discuss the issues from his state's perspective, and Adam Gelb, Director of the Pew Charitable Trust's Public Safety Performance Project, will lend a national overview. Pamela Lattimore, Ph.D., will describe research that has found success with reentry planning that happens while a person is still in prison and continues when the person is released into the community.

Event Type
Conference
Event Option(s)
Online, On demand
Host(s)
National Institute of Justice
Registration Status
Not Required
Eligibility
Open to all
Date Created: March 7, 2014