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Characteristics, institutional behaviour, and post-release outcomes of federal Veteran and non-Veteran men offenders

Introduction: Incarcerated Veterans are a unique subset of the Veteran population. They are more likely to be men, Caucasian, educated, and older than non-Veteran offenders. In addition, Veteran offenders are more likely to have committed violent offences and more likely…

VetStar: Justice-Involved Veterans Successful Mental Health Diversion

Justice-involved veterans are a unique subpopulation with different mental health needs in pre-trial diversion than civilians. Veteran diversion can be challenging, creating evaluation issues at the program (i.e., development, implementation, outcomes), and individual (i.e., positive outcomes) levels. A case study…

Hazardous Duty: Investigating Resistance to Police at the Point of Arrest Among Incarcerated Military Veterans

The link between military service and crime has been a subject of investigation for several decades. Although research has examined the likelihood of arrest, incarceration, and recidivism across military cohorts, relatively little is known about the circumstances surrounding police contact…
Snapshot Criminal Justice System

Snapshot Criminal Justice System

Snapshots are designed to aid understanding of the complex issues at play in relation to the Armed Forces, and to support decision-making processes by bridging the gaps between academic research, government and charitable policy, service provision and public opinion. Snapshots…
Snapshot Criminal Justice System

Snapshot Criminal Justice System Bullets

Bullets provide the key points of a Snapshot. Snapshots are designed to aid understanding of the complex issues at play in relation to the Armed Forces, and to support decision-making processes by bridging the gaps between academic research, government and…
Snapshot Criminal Justice System

Criminal Justice System Animation

Snapshots are designed to aid understanding of the complex issues at play in relation to the Armed Forces, and to support decision-making processes by bridging the gaps between academic research, government and charitable policy, service provision and public opinion. Snapshots…

Sexual Offences in the Service Justice System 2019

Cases included in these statistics were either reported to the Service Police, referred to the Director of Service Prosecutions (DSP) or heard in the Court Martial between 1 January 2019 to 31 December 2019. Comparisons have been made to figures…