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Juvenile Corrections Overview Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Private correctional facilities _____.

Question 2 2. All of the following are examples of provided treatment options in correctional facilities except _____.

Question 3 3. The juvenile justice system focuses on _____ rather than punishment.

Question 4 4. How many days to the inmates have to obtain full-time employment once they are placed in a halfway house?

Question 5 5. An inmate must pay ___ to defray the cost of their incarceration.

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Question 6 6. Drug tests are ___.

Question 7 7. Possible interventions when a former offender violates the terms of their parole include all EXCEPT _____.

Question 8 8. What contributes to decreased rates of recidivism in recently released juvenile offenders?

Question 9 9. Aftercare for criminal offenders can be described as _____.

Question 10 10. Is restorative justice more or less effective with 'high-risk' offenders?

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Question 11 11. The restorative justice process emphasizes offender accountability. What does that mean?

Question 12 12. During a typical restorative justice process, why do community members need to tell criminal offenders why they were harmed?

Question 13 13. Why was the JJDP beneficial for juveniles?

Question 14 14. The OJJDP was created as a response to a 1974 federal act. What was the name of that act?

Question 15 15. What do we call unauthorized or illegal absence from school?

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Question 16 16. What happens to a juvenile if they're on probation?

Question 17 17. Which of the following is NOT a common course of therapy ordered by a court?

Question 18 18. Why is community service beneficial?

Question 19 19. How does individual counseling help a juvenile?

Question 20 20. What is a form of group treatment?

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Question 21 21. What do wilderness and recreational programs provide juveniles?

Question 22 22. Which of the following does NOT represent a possible condition of probation?

Question 23 23. Which of the following devices would likely be utilized in community control probation?

Question 24 24. _____ is a type of criminal sentence that is served by an offender instead of a jail sentence.

Question 25 25. Detention centers are used for which type of juvenile?

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Question 26 26. Halfway houses were started with an initiative from which president?

Question 27 27. Offender reentry can be described as _____.

Question 28 28. What is an RJI?

Question 29 29. What do we call illegal behavior by a person under the age of 18?

Question 30 30. If a juvenile is ordered to long-term incarceration, in some cases a judge can hold the juvenile _____.

Juvenile Corrections Overview Chapter Exam Instructions

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