FORENSIC PSYCHOLOGY - NON CUSTODIAL SENTENCING

non-custodial sentencing for offending - forensic psychology

a2 psychology unit 3

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Non-custodial Sentencing
Non-custodial Outline Strength Limitation
sentence
Probation orders Officer controls where Psychological problem Doesn't get justice
you can go of being in prison
resolved
Supervision order Advice and support It can end early ­ Alternative to prison ­
encouraged good more pleasant for the
behaviour offender
Restorative justice The victim has a say in Higher victim Not all victims would
what happens to the satisfaction be willing to do this
offender
Suspended sentences Period of probation Kept out of prison Lenient judge
Families
Fines Money paid for crime Deterrent Reoffending
Pays damages
Attendance centre 10-18 Kept off the streets Could be considered
order Team building and fun
sports
Curfew orders Return home by a Lessens possibility of Criminals in society ­
certain time crime almost free
Community service Non-paid work in Gives something back Can be exchanged for
community to community prison time ­ is this
right?

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