Essays about: "presentence investigation"

Found 1 essay containing the words presentence investigation.

  1. 1. Presentence investigations in Probation Service – Creative Solutions in Bureaucratic Institutions

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Socialhögskolan

    Author : Kim Lashmar; [2009]
    Keywords : presentence investigation; presentence report; rational-legal authority; probation service; personutredning; bureaucracy; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The presentence investigation (personutredning) provides a foundation upon which the courts base their decision in sentence deliberation. It is a task performed mainly by probation officers who work for the Swedish Prison and Probation Service, a public administration authority. READ MORE