Temporary release for home and resettlement leave; a study of decision making in granting leaves to Dutch prisoners

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Temporary release for home and resettlement leave; a study of decision making in granting leaves to Dutch prisoners

Summary

This study examines the process in relation to current leave policy, how this is implemented and whether there are specific problem areas. The following issues are discussed: what purpose does leave policy serve within the context of the prison system? Is it still in line with a modern and functional framework for the application of sanctions? What are the risks? And how does current official policy relate to implementation in practice?

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Author(s):
Nelissen, P.Ph., Schreurs, M.L.J.J., Smeets, B.F.C.
Organization(s):
WODC
Place of publication:
Maastricht
Publisher:
Nelissen Onderzoek & Advies
Year of publication:
2006
ISBN:
10 90-811137-1-2