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Multi-Method Study on Risk Assessment Implementation and Youth Outcomes in the Juvenile Justice System


The project is currently collecting data through a variety of methods:

  • Completing interviews, site visits, and web-based surveys with juvenile justice personnel across jurisdictions and agencies in Arizona, Indiana, and Ohio regarding policies and practices in administering assessments.
  • Extracting data from official records on youth assessments, case processing, and outcomes.
  • Administering follow-up surveys with a subsample of youth after case disposition and/or release across the three study states.

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Date Created: March 30, 2020