Community work and the Probation Service

8 team reports by Paul Henderson

Publisher: National Institute for Social Work in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 82 Downloads: 644
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Subjects:

  • Great Britain. -- Probation Service.,
  • Community-based corrections -- Great Britain,
  • Probation -- Great Britain

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby Paul Henderson.
ContributionsNational Institute for Social Work.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHN49.C6 H46 1986
The Physical Object
Pagination82 p.
Number of Pages82
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17045065M
ISBN 100902789430

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How these changes have. Get this from a library. Community Community work and the Probation Service book and the probation service: 8 team reports. [Paul Henderson; National Institute for Social Work.]. 'Rob Canton’s book is a pleasure to read. It is comprehensive and full of wisdom.

It sets out clearly the work of the probation service, its dependence on swift changing government policies, its strengths and its weaknesses. Not only students and practitioners, but politicians and policy makers should benefit from reading it/5(3).

This book, which incorporates Rosecrance's 20 years of experience as a probation and parole officer, gives students a feel for what it is really like to work as a probation or parole officer and allows them to recognize this work as an assignment at which they can succeed.

Its importance can be seen in the Probation Services, Youth Offending Services, Prisons and even schools, where the negative consequences of drinking alcohol are often most keenly felt, and where interventions to tackle this growing issue can be effectively implemented.

This workbook offers creative solutions for practitioners who work with. Your assigned Deputy Probation Officer can provide you with the necessary community work service sheets for documentation of hours. You can also download the community work service timesheet on.

The Probation Officer schedules the participant on the work crew. Approved Agencies Approved agencies provide community service participants with approved non-for-profit organizations throughout the county where they can complete their community service work.

PROBATION OFFICER. GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: Provides evaluation, investigation, and supervision services for persons within the jurisdiction of the courts, does related work as required. DISTINGUISHED FEATURES OF THE CLASS: The duties require the application of modern social work techniques in making evaluations of adults or juveniles and in supervising persons on probation.

Court ordered community service often accompanies some other form of alternative sentence such as suspended sentences, probation, fines, deferred adjudication or pretrial diversion.

Non-violent offenders and people with little or no criminal history are typically selected as candidates for court ordered community service. The Probation Service protects the public and create safer communities by helping offenders to desist from committing more crime.

We have a strong record of reducing re-offending, managing offenders safely in the community, reintegrating prisoners after release and of providing an effective, efficient and value for money service. Filled with the most up-to-date statistics, cases and citations, this book offers a comprehensive look at the probation and parole process for both juvenile and adult offenders.

Known for its extensive coverage, it includes discussion of offender needs and risks, a variety of supervision programs, inmate re-entry issues and solutions, and theories of crime and rehabilitation.

Quality, probation and desistance from crime 20 Previous research on probation and desistance 20 Implications of desistance research for probation practice 22 Social work, change and obstacles to change 24 Overcoming practical obstacles The National Probation Service is a statutory criminal justice service that supervises high-risk offenders released into the community.

NPS works with the Her Majesty’s Prison and Probation Service. Im on probation for 6 months and Feb. is my last month. the crime being a misdemeanor a, prohibited weapon, charge which i got deferred. i paid off all my court fees, my fines and my probation fines along with finishing all the requirements except my community service hours.

Probation service is a community-based programme whereby, in accordance with the Probation of Offenders Ordinance (Chapter ), an offender is placed under statutory supervision of a probation officer (PO) for a period of one to three years.

Defendants are referred to this program by the court to complete public service work, often instead of paying fines or serving time in custody. The Probation Department contracts with local, state and federal non-profit agencies to provide person crews to assist with litter and weed abatement, fire-breaks, culvert cleanout, and numerous.

program, imposition of a fine, community service, or restitution. A disposition of probation at this point may also be informal and voluntary or formal and court-ordered (OJJDP Statistical Briefing Book ).

Suggested Reference: Development Services Group, Inc. “Formal, Post-Adjudication Juvenile Probation Services.” Literature review. Planning a great community service project doesn’t have to be a ton of work. There are plenty of ways you can improve your community with groups big and small.

Here are ten ways. Collect Food. Contact your local food bank and they will provide you with the necessary information and materials to have a food drive.

Intensive Supervision with Treatment (IST) combines services such as treatment, education, and employment counseling, with accountability measures such as drug and alcohol screening, community service, electronic monitoring, and day reporting for those that are at high-risk for re-offending and either haven’t been successful on traditional probation or are suited for an alternative to.

The Trial Court Community Service Program operates from the courts and Community Corrections Centers around the state. They accept referrals from probation officers and have regularly scheduled hours to help you complete your required community service. If you can’t participate in the Trial Court Community Service Program, your probation officer may refer you to a non-profit agency or.

About this journal. Probation Journal was established in and now provides a national and international forum for sharing good practice, disseminating criminal justice research and developing debate about the theory and practice of work with offenders.

The Journal is read in 25 countries, and has gained a reputation for publishing material which is both of a high quality and. That the Community Probation Services is an arm of the Department of Correctional Services. Ability to work with others. Honest or dishonest life-style.

The offender’s psycho-social and socio economic conditions are considered. In a souvenir folder commemorating the th anniversary of the probation service, Mike Nellis, professor of criminal and community justice at Glasgow School of Social Work.

In thecommunity service (currently known as unpaid work) were introduced and turned out to be one of the biggest successes in the Probation Service. Unpaid work got established as a result of the Wootton Report and aimed to deprive offenders from leisure instead of liberty and believed the wisdom of reparation being a procedure of.

Probation and Parole: Corrections in the Community, Thirteenth Edition, looks at the history of the field, and how it moved from a focus on treatment/rehabilitation and the indeterminate sentence toward a model based on control/law enforcement and the determinate sentence. Written by a former community corrections professional, the author.

The National Probation Service for England and Wales is a statutory criminal justice service, mainly responsible for the supervision of offenders in the community and the provision of reports to the criminal courts to assist them in their sentencing duties. It was established in its current form by the Criminal Justice and Court Services Act in Aprilbut has existed since as a set.

THE PROBATION SERVICE. The Probation Service is an agency within the Department of Justice and Equality.

We play an important role in helping to reduce the level of crime and to increase public safety by working with offenders to help change their behaviour and make good the harm done by crime.

The Probation and Parole section of the BJS website provides information about and access to BJS statistical resources regarding probation and parole. Statistical Briefing Book The Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention's online Statistical Briefing Book contains information and data related to juveniles on probation, as well as.

Civil Service Probation Officer Test Preparation. Civil Service Probation Officer test preparation tools and resources for getting ready to take the examination.

This is a Study Guide book that allows users to get the test prep needed in order to score to their full potential. Probation and Community Service Alternatives to prison or jail sentences include a responsibility of the defendant to pay back society via community service.

Typically, these sentences are removed from one's permanent criminal record after completion of the terms of a sentence.Probation. When an offender is sentenced in circuit court, a judge may order an offender to complete a period of supervised probation in lieu of serving a jail or prison sentence.

The offender will then be assigned to a probation and parole officer to complete their probation.Probation & parole: Theory & practice (Prentice-Hall series in criminal justice) by Howard Abadinsky and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at