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Published by U.S. Sentencing Commission in [Washington, D.C.?] .
Written in English


  • Sentences (Criminal procedure) -- United States,
  • Extenuating circumstances -- United States

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SeriesStaff discussion paper, Staff discussion paper (United States Sentencing Commission)
ContributionsUnited States Sentencing Commission
The Physical Object
Paginationi, 26 leaves
Number of Pages26
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18012515M

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The disorganized offender is thought to be socially incompetent and to have below-average intelligence. The Disorganized/Organized Theory of Offender Characteristics According to its proponents (e.g. Douglas et al., ), in general organized offenders are File Size: KB. There are two types of departures available to the court: dispositional departures and durational departures. A dispositional departure occurs when the sentencing guidelines call for a stay of execution of sentence and the court executes sentence or when the sentencing guidelines call for execution of sentence and the court stays execution of sentence. Common Behaviors and Characteristics of Sexual Offenders Most sexual offenders think about their crimes ahead of time. Sexual assault is rarely an impulsive act although sometimes sex offenders take advantage of opportunity to offend. Offenders most often know their victims and use these relationships to . pertain to victim, offender, and situational characteristics of the first victim-related offense. Two dependent variables were used in the analyses. The pri-mary dependent variable, "Repeat Offense," measured whether or not an offender had a subsequent offense after his first offense in-volving a victim.