TITLE

SWIFT AND CERTAIN

AUTHOR(S)
Buntin, John
PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
Governing;Nov2009, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article explores the bold criminal justice experiment known as the Hawaii Opportunity Probation with Enforcement (HOPE) proposed by circuit judge Steven Alm in Hawaii that has worked successfully in the state. HOPE is a kind of correctional time-out-brief but immediate punishment, wherein anybody would be returned to jail cell for a few days once he has violated any term of his probation. Furthermore, it emphasizes that Alm took the risks in changing the broken system through HOPE.
ACCESSION #
45588495

 

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