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What does RIO stand for?

RIO stands for Reintegration of Offenders

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Summary Because effective reentry practices are relatively new, "it is critically important to invest in rigorous evaluations to identify which interventions are effective" in furthering the goals of reduced recidivism and successful reintegration of offenders into the community.
Her four major areas of suggested reform are to: 1) alter the in-prison experience by promoting life skills rather than anti-social behavior: 2) reinstitute discretionary parole according to defined, contemporary guidelines; 3) target parole services and surveillance with better systems to classify high-need and high-risk inmates; 4) foster collaboration between all stakeholders in the criminal justice system to support reintegration of offenders into society.
From the management of correctional and detention facilities to the reintegration of offenders into the community, there is a growing need in our industry for comprehensive continuum of care services that address the entire corrections, detention, and residential treatment spectrum, providing a better basis for meaningful measurement of program outcomes.