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Randomized Controlled Trial of Measure 57 Intensive Drug Court for Medium- to High-Risk Property Offenders

This document is a study of offenders in Oregon that were convicted of Measure 57 Offenses in order to gauge how effective Oregon’s Drug Courts are

Randomized Controlled Trial of Measure 57 Intensive Drug Court for Medium- to High-Risk Property Offenders

PUBLICATION YEAR

2015

RESOURCE TYPES

Evaluation

COURT TYPES

Adult Drug Court

Resource Description

This document is a study of offenders in Oregon that were convicted of Measure 57 Offenses. These offenders voluntarily agreed to participate and the researchers collected data through a process evaluation of the four sites, interviews to get participant experience, outcome evaluations from administrative records, and cost analysis. The study found that the four sites had implemented a majority of the best practices, the treatment group had a smaller percentage of new charges, and the average cost per participant was about $22,917.