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BJS/JRSA 2005 National Conference

The Florida Department of Juvenile Justice is mandated by Florida Statute 985.412 to:

Available Risk Factors Analyzed

Risk Factors Identified as Significant Predictors of Recidivism for the 2005 Report

Percentage of Recidivists
by Age at Release and Prior Adjudications

Recidivism Percentage Among Non-White Males in West/North Florida (highest risk)
by Age at Release and Prior Adjudications

Statistics for Recidivism Risk Scores and
Expected Success Rates

Percent Recidivism Observed and Expected 
for Risk Groups (Lowest to Highest Risk of Recidivism)

Number of Successes Observed and Expected
Among Groups of Youth Ranked from Lowest to Highest on Recidivism Risk Scores

Program Cost Categories

Program Effectiveness Categories

Program Effectiveness Categories (continued)

Effectiveness Categories

Program Effectiveness by Provider Type (n=151)

Program Accountability Measures (PAM) Matrix for 2005

Computing the Program Accountability Measures (PAM) Score

Calculating the Program Accountability Measures (PAM) Scores (continued)

Calculating the Program Accountability Measures (PAM) Scores (continued)

PAM Scores by Provider Type

2005 PAM Outcomes for Girls' Programs:
Highest and Lowest PAM Scores

2005 PAM Outcomes for Boys' Programs:
Highest and Lowest PAM Scores

Research & Planning
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