Over the course of the last year, the Data Sharing and Outcomes, Trends, and Indicators (OTIs) Subcommittee has been working towards the establishment of a framework for defining and measuring recidivism, which was requested by the State CJCC. The subcommittee has been working to develop consistency in how recidivism is calculated across the state and to create a roadmap for what to consider and what to include when measuring recidivism.
State CJCC Approves Framework for Defining and Measuring Recidivism
Statewide EBDM Efforts Featured in Wisconsin Counties Magazine
Wisconsin's work in the National Institute of Corrections' Evidence-Based Decision Making (EBDM) Initiative is featured in a series of articles in this month's Wisconsin Counties magazine.
Effective Treatments for Methamphetamine Addiction
The State of Wisconsin continues to struggle with Methamphetamine addiction. The following links and resources discuss effective treatments for this addiction:National Institute on Drug Abuse - What Treatments are Effective for People who Abuse Methamphetamines?
Wisconsin Adult Criminal Justice Program Inventory Released
Earlier this month, the Wisconsin Adult Criminal Justice Program Inventory was released, the first product of our efforts on the Results First Initiative in collaboration with the Pew Charitable Trusts and MacArthur Foundation.