Progress in the project LV08/1 “Increasing the Application of Alternatives to Imprisonment (Including Possible Pilot Project on Electronic Surveillance)” on 2014 and planned works on 2015
Work in the project LV08/1 has been very intensive and versatile on 2014 year. The intensive and exciting work on the implementation of project activities is planned on the 2015 year too. We offer a look back on the project progress last year and planned this year.
In State Probation Service working group has started to work on the development of re-socialization tools meant for juvenile offenders
In January 2015 Project of the State Probation Service (hereinafter – Service) of Latvia Nr.LV08/1 “Increasing the Application of Alternatives to Imprisonment (Including Possible Pilot Project on Electronic Surveillance)” in order to develop re-socialization tools meant for juvenile offenders and to involve volunteers from the society (hereinafter - volunteer) to reach of goals of the service has set up a working group which in the next few months will work on theoretical and practical aspects of the volunteering work.
A cycle of Advisory Council’s meetings about Electronic monitoring were carried out
A cycle of Advisory Council’s meetings were carried out during the period of 19.09.2014. to 28.11.2014. These meetings were dedicated to implementation of Electronic monitoring in Latvia.
The consultations of mental health specialists are started
State Probation Service has started to implement individual support consultations (supervisions) of mental health specialists for employees.