Termination of the Dutch TBS-order by court against the advice of the institution treating or supervising the patient

Termination of the Dutch TBS-order by court against the advice of the institution treating or supervising the patient

frequency, nature, causes and relationship with subsequent criminal recidivism

Summary

The subject of this study is the court's termination of the Dutch measure of 'Terbeschikkingstelling' (TBS) against the advice of  the TBS-hospital of other advisory institution. TBS is a hospital order that can be imposed upon mentally disordered offenders.

Publication data

Author(s):
Kogel, C.H. de, Hartogh, V.E. den
Organization(s):
WODC
Place of publication:
The Hague
Publisher:
Boom Juridische uitgevers
Year of publication:
2005
Series:
Onderzoek en beleid 236