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Unformatted text preview: urisdictions new to the model (and receiving more intensive assistance from the Balanced
and Restorative Justice project) are building on strengths inherent in their local communities and
juvenile justice agencies while also developing components that had been missing or marginally
operational. Dakota County, Minnesota, for example, is using the mission and restorative values
to restructure management decision making processes and to revitalize and give greater priority
to practices that have been used effectively for a number of years (e.g., community service). Palm
Beach County, Florida has recently implemented a local residential program for some of the most
serious offenders in the system which is based on balanced and restorative principles (see
Appendix I), and hopes to expand the work and service model of the program into nonresidential
programs and probation. Allegheny County (Pittsburgh), Pennsylvania is building on the
neighborhood focus of its Community Intensive Supervision P...
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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.
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