Does Checkpoint reduce re-offending rates over a 24 month period when compared to conventional criminal justice routes?
County Durham and Darlington (Durham Constabulary force area).
800. 400 treatment and 400 control.
A randomised control trial comparing the treatment cohort (Checkpoint) against the control cohort (traditional criminal disposals).
Intervention provided by statutory and third sector agencies based around the offending pathways:
Positive disposals from Police custody recorded on PNC: 24 month follow-up period continues until April 2020.
Findings will form the basis of a PhD and will be published when available.