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Public Safety Risk Assessment Clearinghouse
Risk Validation

Risk Validation

When developing and implementing a risk assessment instrument, it is critical to ensure the instrument’s performance. This section helps agencies understand important considerations involved in the testing and evaluation of risk assessment instruments.



Validation Resources

This section includes a searchable database of empirical validation studies conducted across a wide variety of tools and jurisdictions, along with research and policy briefs related to adopting and selecting risk assessment instruments.