Resources

The links at left provide access to the Commission Reports, Recommendations, Legislation derived from Commission recommendations, Mandates for Commission action, and research produced by or identified through the Commission's work on Disproportionate Minority Contact. Additionally, one may find background information gathered from other sources and collected in Readings for use by the Commission.

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Pyramid of Evidence Types


EBP-Pyramid

Readings in Evidence Types

There are a multitude of resources on the web describing each of the evidence types included in the evidence pyramid.
 
A primer on evidence types may be found at Wikipedia.

EVIDENCE TYPES 7-8
The two sources below report on evidence compiled from sources that include evidence types 7 and 8.

  • National Academy of Sciences, National Research Council 2007 Report, Parole, Desistance from Crime, and Community Integration (online book) or (pdf)
Pyramid source: Co-Occurring Center for Excellence (COCE), funded through the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). Available at:
http://store.samhsa.gov/shin/content/SMA07-4278/SMA07-4278.pdf