Use of a structured risk assessment instrument in the Dutch procedure for prisoner leave

Use of a structured risk assessment instrument in the Dutch procedure for prisoner leave

an (inter)national comparison of instruments and procedures

Summary

This research has studied whether it is possible and useful to use a structured risk assessment instrument in the Dutch procedure for prisoner leave. For this purpose, instruments used in other Dutch sectors (probation, youth, and forensic psychiatric system) were studied, as well as instruments used in the prison systems in a number of other countries (Canada, Denmark, England & Wales and Switzerland).

Publication data

Author(s):
Plaisier, J., Ditzhuijzen, J. van
Organization(s):
WODC, Impact R&D
Place of publication:
Amsterdam
Publisher:
Impact R&D
Year of publication:
2008
ISBN:
978-90-79262-02-1

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