Probation And Parole Essays and Term Papers

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    of probation and parole caseloads? •What are the classifications of probation and parole caseloads? •What factors might influence the decisions of the parole board, if your state has one? •Who sits on the parole board, and how are they placed in that role? •Discuss the role/job of parole and...

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  • Understanding Probation and Parole

    ------------------------------------------------- Understand Probation and Parole Similarities & Differences April 1, 2013 Victor Mora Community Corrections April 1, 2013 Victor Mora Community Corrections If you don’t follow the Criminal Justice System closely and what they stand for it...

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  • Final Exam Notes

    it is possible that another offender, sentenced by another judge in an adjacent courtroom, could receive significantly fewer years in prison or probation. The personalities of different judges, race of the offender, race of the victim, and social class have all been shown to be factors contributing...

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  • Past, Present and Future of Probation & Parole

    implications of the probation and parole system, I had to study the history of both. I will begin with the history of probation and then talk about the history of parole. I will also talk about how probation and parole work in the present and how and what will happen to both probation and parole in the future...

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  • Probation and Parole System in Florida and Illinois

    having a confinement record can make life very challenging - but, of course, in detention centers, one can't earn a considerable wage at all. Probation and Parole When a person perpetrates a crime worthy of a jail punishment, that person is sentenced to a particular amount of time in incarceration. That...

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  • Cja234 Week 5

    Parole and Probation Rehabilitation CJA/234 January 15, 2013 Parole and Probation Rehabilitation Rehabilitation...

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  • Probation - Short Essay

    Probation is a sentence imposed by a Court as an alternative to incarceration. Some offenders serve a fraction of their sentence in jail and complete their sentence on probation. There are more than two times as many offenders on probation as there are incarcerated in federal and state prisons (Foster...

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  • inmates

    the probation and parole approaches, there are new developments and important trends that will be developing with in the twenty-first century. There will be eight listed and briefly discussed. 1. An increasing number of clients. This means that there will be a continued accumulation of probation and...

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  • Cj Career

    I am attending College to attain a Bachelor Degree in Criminal Justice. With this degree, I plan on becoming a Parole or Probation Officer. This profession is very important to me because I want to help people transition from prison into society and I want to help kids from actually going to prison...

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  • Parole and Probation

    Parole and Probation Jessica A. Taylor University of Phoenix CJA 313 Contemporary Issues in Criminal Justice August 8, 2010 Henry Provencher The criminal justice system in America is very complex. It has many parts that must work together in order for it to be effective. The criminal justice...

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  • Probation Officers

    Probation officers work with criminal offenders, some of whom may be dangerous. They also monitor offenders to prevent them from committing new crimes. Workers in this occupation must meet many court-imposed deadlines and also travel, especially if they work in rural areas. Probation officers usually...

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  • The advantages and disadvantages of probation and parole

    and disadvantages of probation and parole What is probation? Probation is a court order sentencing that consist of the defendant to either serve or complete the remaining sentence of imprisonment in a supervised community. The defendant that’s assigned to completing a probation sentence will be under...

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  • Rehabilitation

    The idea of putting offenders on probation who are supervised, also with a suspended sentence can assist in the decrease of crime (University of Phoenix, 2011). This paper will discuss the origins of rehabilitation in prison and its definition, the definition of parole and how it differs from mandatory...

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  • Criminal Justice

    both Probation and Parole Officers. I will go into details about what a Probation and Parole Officer for both serve juveniles and adults. I will go into great detail for both Probation and Parole Officers. I choose this career particularly because; I’m interested in coming becoming a Parole Officer...

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  • Paper

    About BOPP: The Board of Probation and Parole is an independent agency of the State of Tennessee. It is composed of seven members who are appointed by the Governor. Member terms last six years and may be renewed upon the Governor's recommendation. Board members live and work in all three of Tennessee's...

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  • Rehabilitation

    prison, as well as provide the origin of rehabilitation. Next I will give a definition of parole and how it is different from mandatory release. I will also be giving a definition of probation and how probation compares to other forms of sentencing. This paper will also provide a definition as well as...

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  • Parole & Probation

    Parole and Probation, a historical prospective Probation is known as the period during which someone is subject to critical examination and evaluation. Probation is a trial period that must be completed before a person receives greater benefits or freedom. The judicial authority to order a sentence...

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  • Offender Theories

    Probation Parole And Community Corrections Changes to probation and parole and Community Corrections system As the 20th century ends, probation as a correctional practice is in search of a philosophical and ideological foundation. There is a growing awareness both within and without the field...

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  • CJ 1010

    options 15. What percentage of parole is successfully completed? 16. Do parole boards have to specify why they deny parole? 17. What percentage/number of offenders get prison vs community based sanctions? 18. Difference b/w parole and probation 19. Powers of probation officers 20. Advantages/ disadvantages...

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  • Probation and Parole

    Probation and Parole Probation Disadvantages Probation is the most common punishment for criminal activity. It allows for the person to stay in the community, but under the supervision of a probation officer. There may be some disadvantages to being on probation. The people in the community may...

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