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Violent offenders

Matt DeLisi

Violent offenders

theory, research, policy, and practice

by Matt DeLisi

  • 160 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Jones & Bartlett Learning in Sudbury, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Violent crimes,
  • Criminal psychology,
  • Research,
  • Violent offenders,
  • Criminology

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementMatthew DeLisi and Peter Conis
    ContributionsConis, Peter John
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6133 .D45 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24823599M
    ISBN 100763797901
    ISBN 109780763797904
    LC Control Number2011008290

    PDF | On Jan 1, , Quinsey and others published Violent offenders: Appraising and managing risk | Find, read and cite all the research you need on ResearchGate. Violent Offenders: Theory, Research, Policy and Practice, Second Edition aims to demystify the many different types of violent offenders we hear about in the media. This newly revised and updated Second Edition is a compilation of original scholarship from an international collection of /5(7).

    Predicting future violence among criminal offenders is notoriously difficult. In the previous editions of this popular book, the authors argued that community risk management is best done with actuarial assessment. Combining what is known about violence prediction, clinical decision making, and the literature on treatment outcome and program evaluation, they introduced and chronicled the.   Book Overview Building on the success of the first edition and the growth of research in the field over the past decade, this book offers an authoritative overview of the assessment, treatment, and management of violent and sexual offenders.

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Violent Offenders: Theory, Research, Policy, and Practice is a compilation of original scholarship from an impressive list of applied and academic criminologists who are international experts on violent by: 6. Violent Offenders offers current research based information.

It is written by leaders in the field. For those who want an in depth analysis of who offends, why they offend and what to do about it, this is your Violent offenders book. It is written in a style laymen can understand, lawmen need, and college students will still find enlightening.4/5(11).

Predicting future violence among criminal offenders is notoriously difficult. In the previous editions of this popular book, the authors argued that community risk management is best done with actuarial assessment. Combining what is known about violence prediction, clinical decision making, and the literature on treatment outcome and program evaluation, they introduced and chronicled the development of their landmark assessment instruments, the Violence Pages: In the first edition of their popular book Violent Offenders: Appraising and Managing Risk, Vernon L.

Quinsey, Grant T. Harris, Marnie E. Rice, and Catherine A. Cormier argued that community risk management can be improved by using actuarial assessment and by combining what is known about the prediction of violence, the study of clinical decision making, and the literature on treatment outcome Pages:   This book will be of considerable interest to academics, practitioners, and students engaged with understanding and/or treating violence and aggression, sex crime, forensic psychology, and the assessment, treatment, and management of by: This website is designed to provide additional information for readers of the book, Violent Offenders: Appraising and Managing Risk (Third Edition), published by the American Psychological Association.

The principal topic of the book is the extensive description of three related actuarial systems for the assessment of the risk of violent recidivism: The Violence Risk Appraisal Guide (VRAG. Excellent book on the actuarial instrument that has the strongest research and validation studies to support its' use in appraising violent risk for offenders and offenders with mental health issues.

Should be required reading for anyone working in the field of forensic psychology, particularly violence risk 5/5(5). Violent offenders account for a substantial proportion – up to 70% – of prison populations, hospitalised offenders, and offenders under community supervision in developed nations, and clinical psychologists are often relied upon to address the rehabilitative needs of those considered at risk of further violence.

The Oklahoma Violent Crime Offender Registry provides information to the public and law enforcement in the interest of public safety.

It is intended to alert the public to known offenders and provide resources to better protect you, your families, and your community. Take the time to review the information within this site and various links to. Offenders convicted of violent crimes accounted for alm (%) of the federal inmate population in recent reports; and, despite the public's perception that the overall crime rate is down, there are indications that rates of violent crime may actually.

Violent offenders are sometimes treated as a ‘homogenised’ group, but there are different types of violent offending, different types of violent offender and different groups of professionals working with individuals who have committed violent acts.

Violent Offenders book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Argues that community risk management can be improved by using act /5. Excellent book on the actuarial instrument that has the strongest research and validation studies to support its' use in appraising violent risk for offenders and offenders with mental health issues.

Should be required reading for anyone working in the field of forensic psychology, particularly violence risk 5/5(6). Violent Offenders: Theory, Research, Policy and Practice, Second Edition aims to demystify the many different types of violent offenders we hear about in. group of violent offenders who can be characterised as persistent or repeat offenders and who have more frequent and more violent offending.

These offenders are most usually assessed on actuarial measures as high risk of violent re-offending. It is. The Violent Offenders Therapeutic Programme (VOTP) – Rationale and effectiveness 2.

Violent Offenders Most of the focus on violent offenders has concentrated on assessing risks for future violent behavior among offenders with mental disorders as well as incarcerated offenders. Such activities require considering public safety risks as well as the offender’s civil rights (Quinsey, Harris, Rice, & Cormier, ).

Violent Offenders: Theory, Research, Policy, and Practice, Edition 3 - Ebook written by Matt DeLisi, Peter J. Conis. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Violent Offenders: Theory, Research, Policy, and Practice, Edition 3.

How We Misunderstand Mass Incarceration. in her influential book, “The New Jim Crow”—is false. Like lifelong “sex offenders,” violent recidivists are rarer than you might think. the rate at which violent persons commit violent acts (the number of violent acts committed by a person each year).

the persistence (or duration) of violent persons' histories of committing violent acts (e.g., length in years from the commission of the first act of violence to the last act of violence); and.

the seriousness (or harmfulness) of the violent acts committed by individuals (e.g. • Among nonviolent offenders, about a third had a history of arrests for violent crimes. One in five had a self-reported history of convictions for violence (table 7).

Bureau of Justice Statistics Fact Sheet U.S. Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs Profile of Nonviolent Offenders Exiting State Prisons OctoberNCJ. And a study published in American Society of Criminology finds that men account for nearly 80% of all violent offenders reported in crime surveys, despite a substantial narrowing of Author: Cathy Young.

Violent Offenders: Theory, Research, Policy and Practice, Second Edition aims to demystify the many different types of violent offenders we hear about in the media.

This newly revised and updated Second Edition is a compilation of original scholarship from an international collection of applied and academic : Jones & Bartlett Learning.Detailed and comprehensive, Serious and Violent Juvenile Offenders presents authoritative discussions by a select group of leading scholars on issues surrounding serious and violent juvenile offenders.

This population is responsible for a disproportionate percentage of all crime and poses the greatest challenge to juvenile justice policymakers.