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Unformatted text preview: Service Crews. - In these projects, currently being implemented as community
service alternatives for juveniles who have either been diverted from court or assigned to
probation, service interventions, young offenders confront the real harm to the quality of life of
citizens that results from household burglaries. Crews in these programs work with adult
supervisors to repair windows, doors, and other damage to the homes of elderly persons
victimized by break-ins. Service and accountability are combined with positive learning and
some competency development, in an intervention that has the potential for direct positive impact
on citizens' feelings of safety.
@ The South Florida Youth Environmental Service - This recently opened residential program for
serious juvenile offenders, operated by the juvenile justice system in Palm Beach County,
Florida, is a holistic attempt to simultaneously address the three primary objectives and the three
customers of a restorative correctional intervention. Located in a wildlife preserve surrounded by
water and swampland in...
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This note was uploaded on 02/01/2011 for the course CRJU 4230 taught by Professor Derekallen during the Spring '10 term at Georgia State University, Atlanta.
- Spring '10