TITLE: Building Trust and Legitimacy within Community Corrections
AUTHORS: Wendy Still, Chief Probation Officer, Alameda County, Calif.
Barbara Broderick, Chief Probation Officer, Maricopa County, Ariz.
Steven Raphael, Professor, Goldman School of Public Policy, University of California, Berkeley.
The Office of Justice Programs, headed by Assistant Attorney General Karol V. Mason, provides federal leadership in developing the nation's capacity to prevent and control crime, administer justice, and assist victims. OJP has six bureaus and offices: the Bureau of Justice Assistance; the Bureau of Justice Statistics; the National Institute of Justice; the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention; the Office for Victims of Crime; and the Office of Sex Offender Sentencing, Monitoring, Apprehending, Registering, and Tracking (SMART). More information about OJP and its components can be found at www.ojp.gov.
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SOURCE Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs