The Impact of Diversion Programs on Recidivism Rates
Diversion programs at the city, county, and state level are designed to provide alternatives to the traditional court process for individuals who have committed minor offenses. By providing individuals with resources to improve their lives and decrease their likelihood of committing future offenses, such programs can have a positive impact on recidivism rates. Research has found that individuals who have completed diversion programs have experienced decreases in recidivism rates as high as 48% compared to individuals who did not complete a diversion program. (Lippert et al., 2019; Waller, 2018). The primary benefit of diversion programs is that they provide individuals with access to the resources and services they need to address the root causes of their criminal behavior and improve their lives. Examples of these services include education, mental and behavioral health services, substance abuse treatment, job training, and other forms of assistance. By providing individuals with these resources, diversion programs can help to reduce the likelihood of recidivism by helping individuals become more self-sufficient and better able to cope with the stressors that can lead to criminal behavior. (Lippert et al., 2019; Waller, 2004). Cont…
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