Currie1115 - CHOICE progam state of Maryland Massachusetts...

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Currie 02:56 3 levels of developing better set of strategies of dealing with crime changing priorities of criminal justice system itself o use the justice system more preventively o instead of waiting to step in once the crime has occurred o change the way we deal with people once they get into the system o we either don’t do anything or  o 1950’s: prison system wouldn’t work unless we rehabilitated them at the  same time as punishing them o Robert Martinson- nothing works to rehab criminals o Methods that work: Invest more in alternative sanctions. 
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Unformatted text preview: CHOICE progam: state of Maryland, Massachusetts, etc., seeks to prevent recidivism among juvenile probationers by providing a series of round-the-clock services to at-risk youth and their families. MST (Multisystemic Therapy): is an intensive family-and community-based treatment program that focuses on the entire world of chronic and violent juvenile offenders — their homes and familes, schools and teachers, neighborhoods and friends. • working outside of the system to • broader changes in society • 02:56 02:56...
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This note was uploaded on 09/04/2011 for the course CRIM C106 taught by Professor Currie during the Fall '10 term at UC Irvine.

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