THE DRINKING DRIVER: GUIDELINES FOR COURT PERSONNEL

THIS IS THE PRINCIPAL VOLUME IN A SERIES OF FIVE GENERATED BY THE STUDY ENTITLED "A SURVEY OF COURT PROCEDURES FOR HANDLING PROBLEM DRINKERS CONVICTED OF DRIVING WHILE INTOXICATED." IT COMPRISES A SERIES OF RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE USE OF ALL COURT PERSONNEL AND TREATMENT AGENCIES INTERESTED IN DEVISING IMPROVED METHODS OF HANDLING DRINKING DRIVERS. IT DEALS WITH ALL PHASES OF THE INTERACTION BETWEEN DRINKING DRIVERS, COURTS, AND TREATMENT AGENCIES: PRE-ADJUDICATION, PROSECUTION, ARRAIGNMENT, TRAIL, PRE-SENTENCE INVESTIGATION, CHOICE OF PENALTY, IMPOSITION OF SANCTION, REFERRAL TO TREATMENT, MONITORING, FOLLOW-UP, AND EVALUATION OF TREATMENT REFERRALS. ITS OBJECTIVE IS TO ESTABLISH BASIC PRINCIPLES AND OUTLINE ALTERNATIVE CHOICES BY MEANS OF WHICH COURTS MAY DESIGN EFFECTIVE PROCEDURES SUITED TO THEIR OWN NEEDS AND RESOURCES. THE RECOMMENDATIONS ARE MADE ON THE BASIS OF INFORMATION PRESENTED IN THE FOUR ACCOMPANYING REFERENCE VOLUMES.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • REPORT NO FH-11-7580-71-1
  • Corporate Authors:

    Inst for Res In Public Safety

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  • Authors:
    • JOSCELYN, K B
    • Maickel, R P
    • Goldenbaum, D M
  • Publication Date: 1971-10

Media Info

  • Features: Figures;
  • Pagination: p. Xi-51

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00238935
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 20 1973 12:00AM