You are here:

UCJC Reports

Evaluation of the Homeless Outreach Service Team (HOST) Program

Study Dates: 2016 – 2017 Study Description: The original purpose of the HOST program was to bring Salt Lake City, Utah police officers and community outreach workers together to identify homeless individuals who frequently panhandle or engage in other types of public nuisance activities in the downtown area and to connect them to community resources….

Read more

Share this article:

Treatment for Perpetrators of Domestic Violence: A Review of the Literature

Study Dates: 2016 – 2017 Study Description:This review examines extant research on the impact of treatment in reducing criminal recidivism among adult male Interpersonal Violence (IPV) perpetrators. The review yielded a total of 95 articles, including: 28 studies on the efficacy of the primary modalities; five studies on coordinated criminal justice responses; 40 studies on…

Read more

Share this article:

Adherence to Evidence-Based Practice in Community Treatment: Aggregate Report for LSAA Providers and DORA Sites

Study Dates: 2015 – 2017 Study Description: Over a two-year period, UCJC conducted evidence-based program evaluations and provided technical assistance to contracted providers serving probationers under Utah’s Drug Offender Reform Act (DORA) and Local Substance Abuse Authority (LSAA) sites. Programs were assessed using the Correctional Program Checklist (CPC), which was developed by the University of…

Read more

Share this article:

Social Work Program Assessment: Salt Lake City Police Department Community Connection Center

Study Dates: 2017 Study Description: The Community Connection Center (CCC) was created by the Salt Lake City Police Department (SLCPD) in 2016 to “provide a safe environment for people to access individualized care, support, and appropriate community resources.” CCC services are provided by a team of social workers and case managers who work as liaisons…

Read more

Share this article:

Statewide Mental Health Court Study

Phase I Study Dates: 2014 – 2015 Study Description: This report provides details on the programs, participants, eligibility criteria, and methods/outcomes used to study 43 MHCs across the United States, Australia, and Canada. It also describes the program components, target populations, and available data for the nine MHCs in Utah. Both the Utah MHCs and the studies…

Read more

Share this article:
Last Updated: 11/2/18