Key Assignment Outline
The discussion assignment for this week includes a review of the Evaluative Needs Summary outline completed by one of your classmates as well as a substantial response to at least 1 other student.
Primary Task Response: Your first task is to post your own Evaluative Needs Summary outline to the discussion area so that other students are able to review your plan. Attach your document to the main discussion post and include any notes that you feel are appropriate.
Based on the profile of a (hypothetical) defendant and the stipulations of the state in which you currently reside (Alabama) you are preparing an Evaluative Needs Summary presentation to members of a community corrections board civic leaders and concerned citizens. Your Evaluative Needs Summary outline will include the following information:
Complete the following steps to complete the Evaluative Needs Summary outline for the defendant:
Step 1: Consider the following defendant profile.
Name: John E. Orchids
DOB: December 1 1995
NOTE: Juvenile records are protected by the court and detailed information is not available.
Probation/Parole History: None
Official version of the offense: Orchids was detained for loitering. When he was searched the officer found in his possession 1/6 of 1 ounce of a substance identified as marijuana. Possession of any unauthorized drug is a felony offense.
Plea bargain: Council for the defendant is proposing a presentence intervention program (PSIP) of which the arraignment and hearing be transferred to a drug court.
Custody status: Defendant has been released to the custody of the parents with an enforced curfew.
Step 2: Select a minimum of 6 of the 10 extralegal statements and incorporate this information in the recommendation to the designated program director.
Step 3: Now that you have a defendant profile outline an Evaluative Needs Summary report for the following departments: