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IACFP 2016 Pre-Conference: New Perspectives in Responsible Work with Offenders

The International Association for Correctional and Forensic Psychology (IACFP), the oldest organization in service to mental health and behavioral-change professionals in criminal justice in the world, is sponsoring a free, full day mini-conference for local corrections professionals from Romania and other interested ICPA participants. The mini-conference will be held from 9:00am to 5:00pm on Sunday, […]

(1.77 MB) | 14. September 2016 | Author: IACFP
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AGM 2016 – Founding Statements for Ratification

Three new founding statements will be ratified by the members on the AGM: – Management of Aged and frail Offenders in Custody – Management of Women Offenders in Custody – Occupational Health and Safety of Staff The founding statement on Segregation will be amended to be in line with the revised Minimum Standard Rules (Mandela […]

(33.45 KB) | 18. August 2016 | Author: Fraser Bryans
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AGM 2016 – Board Nomination Form

Please use this form to submit nominations for the Board Member elections at the Annual General Meeting on 25th October 2016.

(39.31 KB) | 18. August 2016 | Author: Fraser Bryans
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AGM 2016 – Notification of Agency Voting Representative

This form is used to give formal notification of an Agency’s representative for voting on the ICPA 2016 Annual General Meeting

(36.35 KB) | 18. August 2016 | Author: Fraser Bryans
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Nordic Correctional Statistics: 2010-2014

Nordic cooperation in producing correctional statistics goes a long way back. Since 2007, an English-speaking series of Nordic correctional statistics can be downloaded on the national web sites of the Nordic correctional services. A new report is now available. I will give a brief description of the Nordic cooperation, and as a final point, I […]

(1.16 MB) | 9. August 2016 | Author: Ragnar Kristoffersen
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The Potential of Community Corrections to Improve Safety and Reduce Incarceration

As the size and cost of jails and prisons have grown, so too has the awareness that public investment in incarceration has not yielded the expected return in public safety. This creates an opportunity to reexamine the wisdom of our reliance on institutional corrections—incarceration in prisons or jails—and to reconsider the role of community-based corrections, […]

(365.17 KB) | 3. August 2016 | Author: Vera Institute of Justice
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Implementing Evidence-Based Practice in Community Corrections: The Principles of Effective Intervention

Until recently, community corrections has suffered from a lack of research that identified proven methods of reducing offender recidivism. Recent research efforts based on meta-analysis (the syntheses of data from many research studies) (McGuire, 2002; Sherman et al, 1998), cost-benefit analysis (Aos, 1998) and specific clinical trials (Henggeler et al, 1997; Meyers et al, 2002) have broken through this barrier though and are now providing the field with […]

(664.95 KB) | 3. August 2016 | Author: Crime and Justice Institute
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Sondage international sur les services correctionnels 2015 – FR

Le document ci-après est un résumé des réponses reçues suite au sondage international portant sur les défis auxquels les services correctionnels font face et sur les stratégies d’atténuation. Les questions du sondage ont été rédigées en appliquant une approche fondée sur les risques et étaient axées sur les points problématiques des pratiques menées en matière […]

(977.14 KB) | 28. July 2016 | Author: Correctional Service of Canada
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2015 International Survey of Correctional Services – EN

The following is a summary document of the responses received for the international survey on correctional challenges and mitigation strategies. Survey questions were developed using a risk-based approach and focused on core problematic areas in correctional practices. The survey was organized into five key parts: Part I: Organizational information and overall challenges; Part II: Offender […]

(913.7 KB) | 28. July 2016 | Author: Correctional Service of Canada
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The United Nations Standard Minimum Rules for Non-custodial Measures -The Tokyo Rules

(306.29 KB) | 5. July 2016 | Author: United Nations
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