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Criminogenic risk assessment

A validated criminogenic risk assessment is administered to inform release decisions, such as whether supervision or services are required to reduce the person’s risk of reoffending.

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Local Examples

Pacific County, WA Pacific County Sheriff's Office

  • The Ohio Risk Assessment System (ORAS) is conducted by a therapeutic or specialty courts coordinator for people who are referred to a specialty court program.
  • Results of the ORAS and behavioral health assessments are used to inform participants' action plans in regard to service needs and duration.
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Type

Policy & Practice

Measures

2 - Reduce length of stay
4 - Reduce recidivism