A reader writes: I inadvertently found out while doing a search of local registered sex offenders in my area that a very friendly and polite older gentleme
Human Rights Watch did a case study of North Carolina to determine how many of the offenders on its online sex offender registry had been convicted of another sex.
If a prison system is aimed at rehabilitation and reducing recidivism, the American prison system is an appalling failure. If a prison system is strictly to punish.
U. S. Department of Justice Ofice of Justice Programs Ofice of Sex Offender Sentencing, Monitoring, Apprehending, Registering, and Tracking SOMAPI
features of the offender s criminal history and psychological functioning. The items are meant to assess risk of recidivism and to assist with case management.
New hope for sex offender treatment. Research suggests psychological treatment helps reduce recidivism among convicted sex offenders. By KAREN KERSTING
Now they are using other offenders statistics to try and justify their actions and invoke the hyperbole associated with the frightening and high recidivism rate.
Hoping to make it easier for people leaving prison to reenter society and avoid going back several states enacted laws aimed at helping exoffenders get jobs.
A white paper publication by the Council on Sex Offender Treatment.
Aug 17, 2011How often do we hear about some excon committing an atrocious crime after release from prison? Too often is the right answer. But 'too often' can be 'no
In an opinion in a free speech case, Justice Samuel Alito presented a misleading characterization of sex offender recidivism.
A sex offender (sexual offender, sex abuser, or sexual abuser) is a person who has committed a sex crime. What constitutes a sex crime differs by culture and legal.
Read more What is the Containment Model? A collaborative approach to sex offender management, known as the Containment Model, is used in California.
Oregon State officials declined to comment on when they knew about Heimlich's status as a registered sex offender.
The problem is this: The recidivism statistics the court cites are dead wrong as a matter of social scientific fact. In reality, sex offenders have among the lowest.
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