Criminal Deterrence: A Review of the Literature

The Three R’s of Conditions of Supervision

SCF responses to supervision violations are optimal. Incentives for good behavior may yield better compliance than punishing infractions.

Alternatives to Incarceration Are No Longer Alternatives

The Lack of a Relationship between Drug Imprisonment and Drug Problems

SCF is more effective at reducing recidivism and less expensive than lengthy prison terms for drug offenses.