Restorative Justice in the 21st Century

Restorative justice principles in action implications

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Unformatted text preview: emand changes in agency policies that have been viewed by some as sacred. While initial change will focus on internal management, broader policy change involving state statutes may also be necessary to support balanced and restorative reforms. Restorative Justice Principles in Action Implications for Systemic Change Sample policy and procedure changes: • • • • • • • • • • • Development of new mission and goals based on restorative values and the Balanced Approach mission. Reallocation of resources to achieve new goals. Redesign of job descriptions to prioritize restorative tasks. Creation of community advisory boards to guide the juvenile justice system. Replacement of current system reporting requirements with measurements based on reparation, including reporting forms and data collection systems. Data collection about victims. Predispositional recommendations which specify sentencing recommendations for each component: 1) accountability; 2) competency development and 3) public safety. Notification...
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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.

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