ERIC Number: EJ551718
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Reduced Recidivism among First-Time DWI Offenders as a Correlate of Pre-Trial Intervention.
Lucker, G. William; Osti, James R.
Journal of Offender Rehabilitation, v24 n3-4 p1-17 1997
Examines recidivism rates for 3,994 first-time, driving-while-intoxicated (DWI) offenders. Results indicate that convicted DWI offenders placed on probation had a 47% greater risk of a re-arrest for DWI than did individuals who completed a pretrial intervention (PTI) program. Discusses the utility of a PTI alternative. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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