Maximum Impact: Targeting Supervision on Higher-Risk People, Places, and Times

Maximum Impact: Targeting Supervision on Higher-Risk People, Places, and Times

At a time when states are facing historic budget deficits, state leaders can prevent a large share of the nation's criminal activity and cut corrections costs by helping probation and parole agencies focus their efforts on higher-risk offenders, in higher-risk neighborhoods, at higher-risk times through a strategy of targeted supervision.

This 2009 brief was part of a series of primers for policy makers about the critical choices they faced in developing strategies to improve the public safety return on taxpayer dollars.

America’s Overdose Crisis
America’s Overdose Crisis

America’s Overdose Crisis

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