Minneapolis Center for Victim-Offender Mediation

Crimesolutions.gov: A restorative justice program that provides juvenile offenders and their victims the opportunity to meet face-to-face in the presence of a mediator to discuss the offense and establish a plan for the future. The program is rated Promising. Offenders in the program were more likely to complete their restitution obligation. Also, there was a significant impact on victim satisfaction with the juvenile justice system, but not so for offenders.

Federal Sponsor Agency: NIJ, OJP

Provider: Crimesolutions.gov

Publication Date: November 2013

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