SCF responses are key to deterring and reducing gun violence.
Reviews concerns about discretion versus consistency in SCF responses.
The evidence on whether SCF responses deter recidivism is mixed and challenging to sort out.
Random drug testing, shown effective in SCF in some community-supervision studies, isn’t well understood in prisons.
SCF police responses for sex offenders may deter reoffending.
A laboratory experiment considers the effects on deterrence of varying swiftness and certainty of sanctions.
An evaluation of a therapeutic court for drug-involved persons in the federal justice system considers SCF findings.
SCF sanctions are noted in a discussion of the causes of crime in South Africa.
SCF responses are integral to police focused-deterrence efforts.
Deterrence and the Moral Context: Is the Impact of Perceived Sanction Risk Dependent on Best Friends’ Moral Beliefs?
Adolescents’ perception of the certainty of sanctions may depend on their friends’ beliefs about the rules.
Increasing Pretrial Releases and Reducing Felony Convictions for Defendants: Implications for Desistance from Crime
SCF responses remain popular amid criminal justice reform.
Gender and Community Supervision: Examining Differences in Violations, Sanctions, and Recidivism Outcomes
The effects of carceral sanctions for technical violations may differ for men and women.
Staying Close and Looking Back: An Examination of Desistance in a Maryland Community Corrections Population Project
A brief review of best practices in pretrial supervision.
Recommends graduated-response SCF with incentives.
A case for research into sanctions for technical violations.
Recommends SCF supervision for domestic-violence defendants.
The Short-Term Effects of Intensive Post-Release Correctional Supervision on Recidivism: A Natural Experiment
Michigan’s Swift and Sure probation shows better outcomes than most intensive-supervision programs.
More federal SCF dollars would increase and improve implementations.
How recent foreign-policy lessons bear on domestic criminal justice reform.
Is a lack of SCF consequences driving gun-carrying behavior?
U.S. Department of Justice President’s Commission on Law Enforcement and the Administration of Justice
Recommends SCF pretrial supervision.
An SCF program for returning citizens.
SCF Gun Court for defendants with gun-related charges.
New research from three states shows that 24/7 Sobriety (SCF supervision for DUI offenders) reduces recidivism.
Proposed or enacted legislation in five states includes requirements for SCF supervision.
Justice Reinvestment initiatives in many states include recommendations for SCF supervision (includes reports on Idaho, Kansas, and N. Carolina).
An increasingly popular policing strategy incorporates incentives and SCF responses to criminal behavior.
The SCF “stick and carrot” in substance-use behavior.
An argument for SCF sanctions in the Capitol insurrection.
A review of SCF fidelity measures.