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Federal Probation Journal - September 2009

Federal Probation Journal (September 2009) is dedicated to informing its readers about current thought, research, and practice in corrections and criminal justice. Explore the issue.

This Issue in Brief

Introduction

By Timothy P. Cadigan, Guest Editor

Pretrial Risk Assessment in the Federal Court

By Marie VanNostrand, Gena Keebler

Implementing Evidence-based Practices in Federal Pretrial Services

By Timothy P. Cadigan

The Development of an Actuarial Risk Assessment Instrument for U.S. Pretrial Services

By Christopher T. Lowenkamp, Jay Whetzel

Pretrial Services in the District of Nebraska After the Office of Federal Detention Trustee Study

By Troy Greve, Timothy Connor

New Defendants, New Responsibilities: Preventing Suicide among Alleged Sex Offenders in the Federal Pretrial System

By James M. Byrne, Arthur J. Lurigio, Roger Pimentel

Implementing Pretrial Services Risk Assessment with a Sex Offense Defendant Population

By Jon Muller

Pretrial Risk Assessment and Immigration Status: A Precarious Intersection

By Allyson Theophile

An Assessment of District Reviews: Implications for Pretrial Services Policy Development and Practice

By Joseph M. Zlatic

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