SENTENCING AND DISPOSITIONS OF YOUTH DUI AND OTHER ALCOHOL OFFENSES: A GUIDE FOR JUDGES AND PROSECUTORS

This sentencing guide is designed to assist judges and prosecutors in reducing recidivism among people convicted of drinking and driving offenses (known as driving under the influence, driving while intoxicated, or other terms). Today's driving under the influence arrestee is often a repeat offender and resistant to deterrence. This guide provides information for judges and prosecutors in matching offenders to the most effective combinations of sanctions and treatment to protect the public from drinking drivers. The information in this guide reflects published results of ongoing research in this field.

Language

  • English

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 25 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00765919
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: HS-808 365
  • Files: HSL, NTL, TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jul 12 1999 12:00AM