LSI-R), it is possible to compare the scores of VOADV clients with normative data to shed light on the relative criminal "riskiness" of clients being served.
Clients were administered the LSI-R upon admission to the VOADV during intake assessment.
The VOADV is one agency that is dedicated to contemporary correctional service and evaluation procedures.
In this light, VOADV appears to serve a relatively higher risk/need client group than other community-based agencies.
In examining the LSI-R scores of VOADV clients, a pattern of results was found in which several LSI-R domain scores decreased by a statistically significant degree upon successive assessment.