Juvenile Corrections & Deterrence Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is NOT an example of general deterrence theory?

Question 2 2. Bob is arrested for the fourth time for driving while intoxicated. The law states that the judge has the discretion to sentence Bob to jail for up to ten years. Is this an example of general deterrence?

Question 3 3. What happens to a juvenile if they're on probation?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is NOT a common course of therapy ordered by a court?

Question 5 5. What is the main success point in the correctional treatment of juveniles?

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Question 6 6. What is a form of group treatment?

Question 7 7. What is the primary purpose of juvenile detention centers?

Question 8 8. What is the emphasized current focus of juvenile corrections?

Question 9 9. Offender reentry can be described as _____.

Question 10 10. Aftercare for criminal offenders can be described as _____.

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Question 11 11. Detention centers are used for which type of juvenile?

Question 12 12. The juvenile justice system focuses on _____ rather than punishment.

Question 13 13. The restorative justice process emphasizes offender accountability. What does that mean?

Question 14 14. Is restorative justice more or less effective with 'high-risk' offenders?

Question 15 15. Which of the following BEST describes supervised probation?

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Question 16 16. Which of the following devices would likely be utilized in community control probation?

Question 17 17. Which is NOT a benefit of diversion programs?

Question 18 18. Which diversion program stops the offender at some point in the system and allows him or her to leave the system with no criminal charges?

Question 19 19. Which of the following legal theories encourages punishment that is proportionate to the crime?

Question 20 20. What determines the effectiveness of a specific deterrent?

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Question 21 21. Why did the judges become involved in the Kids for Cash Scandal?

Question 22 22. Approximately how many juveniles were victims of the Kids for Cash Scandal?

Question 23 23. Under the theory of general deterrence, why will people not break the law?

Question 24 24. What is a juvenile's living situation if they're undergoing residential treatment?

Question 25 25. How does individual counseling help a juvenile?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following was a statistic about juvenile detention centers uncovered by The Survey of Youth in Residential Placement in 2010?

Question 27 27. Possible interventions when a former offender violates the terms of their parole include all EXCEPT _____.

Question 28 28. Private correctional facilities _____.

Question 29 29. During a typical restorative justice process, why do community members need to tell criminal offenders why they were harmed?

Question 30 30. Which of the following does NOT represent a possible condition of probation?

Juvenile Corrections & Deterrence Chapter Exam Instructions

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