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Unformatted text preview: passive. 7.) Probation that generally involves a period of incarceration is known as ___________ probation. 8.) Boot Camps as a regimen for offenders was a new idea that began in the 1980’s. a.) true b.) false 9.) According to the text, studies have conclusively shown that the recidivist rates for boot camps are substantially lower than that for other correctional programs including incarceration. a.) true b.) false 10.)Net Widening is a term that refers to the fact that some offenders who are currently sentenced to intermediate sanctions may not have been sanctioned at all , thus basically bringing more people into the criminal justice system rather than relieving the problem. 11.) Drug Courts are effective in persuading people to get addiction treatment , but, they do little to reduce recidivism and they are extremely expensive to operate as compared to the regular criminal court. a.) true b.) false...
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- Spring '08
- Criminal Justice