Predicting recidivism with street gang members / [by] Jean-Pierre Guay. : PS3-1/2012-2

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In Québec, street gangs are now among the newest threats to public safety. Major police efforts to dismantle juvenile prostitution networks or reduce drug trafficking have escalated the flow of juvenile offenders into the adult correctional system. Gang members are a growing presence in the penal system and, to a certain degree, risk assessment creates its own problems. The objective of this research is to examine the applicability of the LS/CMI (Level of Service/Case Management Inventory) to gang members and to identify specific criminogenic needs profiles compared to non-gang offenders.

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Department/Agency Canada. Public Safety Canada.
Title Predicting recidivism with street gang members / [by] Jean-Pierre Guay.
Series title Corrections research, user report2012-02
Publication type Series - View Master Record
Language Bilingual-[English | French]
Format Paper
Other formats Electronic-[English], Electronic-[French]
Note(s) French section duplicated.
Publishing information Ottawa - Ontario : Public Safety Canada c2012.
Binding Spiral binding
Description English text, 34p. : graphs, references, tables ; 28 cm.
ISBN 978-1-100-54259-1
Catalogue number
  • PS3-1/2012-2
Subject terms Young offenders
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