A ten-step guide to transforming probation departments to reduce recidivism [electronic resource] : a report / prepared by the Council of State Governments, Justice Center ; Tony Fabelo ; Geraldine Nagy ; Seth Prins.
New York : Justice Center, Council of State Governments, 2011.
Report prepared for: the Bureau of Justice Assistance, U.S. Dept. of Justice; Pew Center on the States Public Safety Performance Project; Texas Dept. of Criminal Justice-Community Justice Assistance Division; Travis County (TX) Community Supervision and Corrections Dept.
Supported by the U.S. Bureau of Justice Assistance #2009-DD-BX-K139
"The guide is meant for officials at probation departments already committed to recidivism reduction, as well as the county and state leaders prompting change. ... [I]t focuses on actions department leaders should take after stakeholders have agreed that agency transformation is necessary"--P. viii.