Category Archive: risks and needs

Jun 22

North Dakota Judge Supports Shift in Treatment for the State’s Criminal Justice Population

By CSG Justice Center Staff North Dakota Presiding District Court Judge Frank Racek is calling for state leaders to work together to transform the current system for delivering community-based services to people in the criminal justice system to one that follows risk, needs, and responsivity principles. Judge Racek argues that the system for delivering rehabilitative treatment must: Focus on …

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