source: Washington State Institute for Public Policy
This is a comprehensive review of literature on whether chemical dependency treatment in adult and juvenile systems has any effect on reducing crime and substance abuse.
Evidence-based public policy options to reduce crime and criminal justice costs: Implications in Washington State
This document is an analysis of 545 comparison-group evaluations of adult corrections, juvenile corrections, and prevention programs made by the Washington State Institute for Public Policy. The institute conducted a systematic review of all research evidence that could be located to determine what…
Topics: Evidence-based Practices