Sentencing & Probation

The Center for Sentencing Initiatives provides information, analysis, and education to promote fair and impartial sentencing practices that protect the public and reduce recidivism.

Past projects > 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009
                           2008 | 2007 | 2005 | 2004


Training and Implementation Planning for New Risk Assessment Tool for the Colorado Division of Probation Services (SJI Grant), 2012

Comprehensive Research and Planning Process to Identify State Level Strategies to Promote Public Safety, Reduce Recidivism Rates and Address Criminal and Addictive Behaviors for the Wisconsin Court System (SJI Grant), 2012


Corrections Information Sharing and Interstate Compacts for the American Probation and Parole Association, 2011

Juvenile Probation Assessment for the Maricopa County, Arizona Superior Court (SJI Grant), 2011


Workload Assessment for Juvenile Probation Officers for the Alabama Administrative Office of the Courts (SJI Grant), 2010

Assessment of Current Community Based Services for the Mesa County, Colorado Justice System, 2010

Create and Implement Processes for Alternatives to Reduce Adult Detention Center Population for Sedgwick County, Kansas (subcontractor to Justice Concepts), 2010


Probation Officer Updated Workload Values Study for the Colorado Judicial Branch, 2009

Review of Governance and Management of Court Services for the 16th Judicial Circuit Court, Kane County, Illinois, 2009


Assist the South Dakota Unified Judicial System Planning Council, Technology Council, and Presiding Judges with the Upgrade of the Probation Case Management Systems at their September Conference, 2008


Court Services Officers Weighted Workload Study for the South Dakota Unified Judicial System, 2007

Technology Needs Assessment for Pike County Probation Department, Court of Common Pleas, 60th Judicial District, Milford, Pennsylvania, 2007


Massachusetts Probation Clerical Workload Study, 2005


Arizona Adult/Juvenile Probation and Detention Personnel Study, 2004