ERIC Number: ED290991
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1986-Jan
Sex Offender Task Force Report.
California State Dept. of the Youth Authority, Sacramento.
This report includes the findings of a California task force convened to examine juvenile and youthful sex offenders and the impact of their behavior on the citizenry. The foreword notes this report attempts to identify informational and research needs and encourage networking and coordination to support state and local efforts to improve the delivery of justice system services and responds to the need to emphasize public protection and offender accountability. Forty-one recommendations are made and discussed. The recommendations fall into these categories: (1) treatment of sex offenders; (2) surveillance and control; (3) training of staff working with offenders; (4) victim awareness; (5) interagency networking; (6) research and evaluation needs; and (7) legislation. The appendix includes a list of task force members, survey questions, individuals who testified, a description of a model treatment program, and a bibliography. (ABL)
Publication Type: Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: California State Dept. of the Youth Authority, Sacramento.
Identifiers - Location: California