PPL-Icon-Blue600The quality of case management plans for supervised offenders is better when risk/needs assessments and structured decision-making tools are utilized. In this article, the authors report a study into the Dutch probation service about the question whether structured decision making about case management plans does or does not improve the quality of these plans, and subsequently improves the effectiveness of offender supervision This is the bottom line of a recently published article in Psychology, Public Policy, and Law.

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