Level of Service Inventory-Revised

August 2, 2012

BI Measures Outcomes at Day Reporting Centers

A critical element of evidence-based practices is measurement. As the influential Washington State Institute for Public Policy states, “We systematically assess evidence on what works and what does not to improve outcomes.” Only then can policymakers know what programs to fund and continue for public benefit. The BI Day Reporting […]
July 26, 2012

BI Measures Outcomes at Day Reporting Centers

A critical element of evidence-based practices is measurement. As the influential Washington State Institute for Public Policy states, “We systematically assess evidence on what works and what does not to improve outcomes.” Only then can policymakers know what programs to fund and continue for public benefit. The BI Day Reporting […]
June 12, 2012

New Report by Washington State Institute for Public Policy supports BI and GEO Care practices

The Washington State Institute for Public Policy was formed in the early 1980s to conduct non-partisan research at the state legislature’s direction. Under the leadership of Steven Aos, the institute has provided some of the most careful and helpful research related to corrections in decades. Aos and his research team […]
July 1, 2011

Graduated sanctions help community corrections agencies ease offenders into successful community life

Because 95% of all prisoners will reenter our communities, facilitating a successful transition from incarceration to freedom is possible and necessary. Moreover, because these returning prisoners often move to clusters within urban areas, providing services for them is efficient through centralized community-based reentry centers. Returning prisoners usually face five challenges: […]