The Monroe County (NY) Office of Probation explains a new SCF initiative to reduce gun crimes.
This article highlights states’ SCF community supervision models.
SCF participants in Washington State commit fewer new crimes and are less likely to be re-sentenced to prison when compared to participants under traditional supervision, according to a 9,000-person study led by the Washington State Institute for Criminal Justice.
The North Dakota Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation estimates there will be a 75% increase in the state’s prison population in the next ten years. State legislators have introduced reform bills, some of which include SCF probation, to reduce the growing need for prison space.
Drug Court with SCF responses is a way to divert heroin addicts who habitually overdose to treatment instead of prison or the streets.