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Found 37 results for "Gregory Halemba"
Plan for a State-Wide Juvenile Court Reporting System in Ohio - Recommendations of the Juvenile Data Definition Task Force
Gregory Halemba, Patricia Torbet
This booklet describes a plan developed by a task force for a state wide Juvenile Court Reporting System in Ohio. This plan was developed over seven months and four meetings with the assistance of the National Center for Juvenile Justice under a contract with the Supreme Court of Ohio. This plan 1) identifies the need for a system 2) provides an overview of the proposed state-wide reporting system 3) describes the pilot effort.
Characteristics of a "Pilot" Management Information System to Track the Processing of Dependency Case Filings in Juvenile and Family Courts
This report provides a brief overview of system requirements and a detailed discussion of system characteristics and functions that are essential to the juvenile/family court's tracking and management of dependency case processing. The system allows users to access information on a variety of issues including: siblings and family units; multiple children named as victims; termination of parental rights; pre-filing voluntary and pre-disposition interim placement; reasonable efforts; legal status expiration dates; and other statistical information.
Performance Measurement in Juvenile Court Dependency Proceedings: Examples of Output Reporting for a Model Management Information System
Richard Gable, Patricia Torbet, Gregory Halemba
Provides selected examples of output reports designed to meet operational management, and research needs of the dependency function in juvenile court and a brief overview of important design considerations.
Overview of Child Abuse and Neglect: Trends and Roles of the Child Welfare Agency and the Juvenile Court
Patricia Torbet, Gregory Halemba, Melissa Sickmund
This overview provides information on the nature and extent of child victimization as well as the roles that the child welfare agency and the juvenile court play in the handling of cases of abuse and neglect.
Arizona Court Improvement Project Final Report
Gregory Halemba, Gene Siegel
This final report presents findings of NCJJ's Arizona Court Improvement Project, which examined AZ's juvenile court handling of abuse and neglect, dependency, and severance cases. The five selected county sites included juvenile courts in Cochise, La Paz, Maricopa and Pima Counties and the General Division of the Superior Court in Coconino County. Research concludes that juvenile courts in the selected counties comply, for the most part, with federal and state statutory requirements in their handling …
Oklahoma Court Assessment Project
This document reports on an assessment of Oklahoma court handling of child abuse, neglect and dependency cases, conducted by the National Center for Juvenile Justice. Major sections of the report include: a review of state statutory provisions and court rules governing court proceedings; findings from a court assessment survey; case study findings; and a summary of recommendations. Appendices cover project survey items and a membership listing for the court assessment's advisory committee.
Waiting for Justice: Moving Young Offenders Through the Juvenile Court Process
Gregory Halemba, Jeffrey Butts
Documents the extent of processing delays in juvenile and family courts, identifies the correlates of delay, and evaluates the methods currently used to control delay.
Ohio Family Court Feasibility Study: Summary of Major Recommendations
Gregory Halemba, Hunter Hurst IV, Richard Gable
This is a summary of recommendations resulting from a report prepared for the Supreme Court of Ohio. The Family Court Feasibility Study was an in-depth examination of court proceedings in a wide range of family matters over which a 'family court' may assume jurisdiction. Family matters herein are defined as legal proceedings involving delinquency, dependency, divorce and dissolution, child custody, visitation, child support, adoption, guardianship and domestic violence.
Interim Assessment of The Pima County Model Court Project: Final Report
Gregory Halemba, Gene Siegel, Hunter Hurst IV
This document, published in February 1998 by the National Center for Juvenile Justice, offers an interim assessment of the Pima County Model Court Project in (Tucson) Arizona. According to the introduction, 'This report examines the first eight months of this pilot effort and provides an assessment of the degree to which court proceedings in child abuse, neglect and dependency cases (herein referred to as dependency cases) have improved; describes how the model court pilot …
Douglas County Juvenile Court Case Processing Study Final Report
This is the final report on a project, conducted by the National Center for Juvenile Justice, focused on Douglas County (NE) Juvenile Court's handling of delinquency/status and neglect/dependency cases. The authors suggest that the Court should consider instituting a number of changes in the way hearings are scheduled and cases are processed. In all, ten recommendations are discussed in this report.