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Hello! I’m Dr. MEL. Nice to meet you! I’m absolutely excited that we are going to start this beautiful learning journey together and I’m sure you will find it fruitful and fulfilling. Feel free to share your thoughts here!

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Dear Dr. Mel, may I ask another question about CSO? I wonder if the CSO scheme only serves as a means of punishment.
Dear Dr. Mel, may I ask another question about CSO? I wonder if the CSO scheme only serves as a means of punishment.
KarenParr
20 January 2022
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Hi everyone! It is well recognized that crime and delinquency of young people place considerable economic loss on society, from an economic standpoint. I am trying to find an appropriate way to estimate these costs in Hong Kong. Appreciate it if you could give me some advice to calculate. Or maybe provide me with some practical examples.
Hi everyone! It is well recognized that crime and delinquency of young people place considerable economic loss on society, from an economic standpoint. I am trying to find an appropriate way to es ...
Jackie Wong
19 January 2022
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Following your previous suggestion, I have searched some theories to explain youth delinquency and the absence of parental supervision after school hours and found Hirschi’s social control theory. Yet, how to link youth’s behavior to social control is a huge challenge for me (I do believe in “the person in environment” theory). Grateful if you help me with it!
Following your previous suggestion, I have searched some theories to explain youth delinquency and the absence of parental supervision after school hours and found Hirschi’s social control theory. ...
Joe Chan
19 January 2022
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Hi there. I am conducting a program evaluation of our services for juvenile crime. Yet, surprisingly I found that the most likely time for a juvenile to commit a crime is weekdays, instead of weekends. It doesn’t make sense to me… Is there anyone who could give me a hand?
Hi there. I am conducting a program evaluation of our services for juvenile crime. Yet, surprisingly I found that the most likely time for a juvenile to commit a crime is weekdays, instead of week ...
Joe Chan
19 January 2022
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Could you please help me confirm something about the community service orders (CSO) scheme? I heard that under CSO, a court may make an order requiring a person of or over 14 years of age and convicted of an offense punishable with imprisonment to perform unpaid work for several hours not exceeding 240 hours within a period of 12 months under the supervision of a probation officer. Can I say that as the activities of the CSO scheme?
Could you please help me confirm something about the community service orders (CSO) scheme? I heard that under CSO, a court may make an order requiring a person of or over 14 years of age and conv ...
KarenParr
18 January 2022
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Dear Dr. Mel, could you please tell me where I can find more information about the probation service? As I am preparing for a survey on the effectiveness of probation services in Hong Kong. Thanks!
Dear Dr. Mel, could you please tell me where I can find more information about the probation service? As I am preparing for a survey on the effectiveness of probation services in Hong Kong. Thanks!
StephanieMackay
18 January 2022
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Would you please give me a clue about the target group of probation services provided by SWD?
Would you please give me a clue about the target group of probation services provided by SWD?
StephanieMackay
18 January 2022
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Our institution plans to do a brief survey on the probation services for teenagers in Hong Kong. Could you please help me with the information preparation? I hope to know if there are special probation services for this group.
Our institution plans to do a brief survey on the probation services for teenagers in Hong Kong. Could you please help me with the information preparation? I hope to know if there are special prob ...
IanMcDonald
18 January 2022
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May I know what services probationers could get from POs?
May I know what services probationers could get from POs?
IanMcDonald
18 January 2022
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I am preparing for the evaluation on the service of the Probation Office. Could you please tell me about the responsibilities of the Probation Office in serving the courts?
I am preparing for the evaluation on the service of the Probation Office. Could you please tell me about the responsibilities of the Probation Office in serving the courts?
AmandaBell
18 January 2022
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Hi, Dr. Mel, could you please elaborate a bit more on the expected outcomes of probation service in HK? I mean, can I count the number of offenders who have received probation service as the outcome? I am confused!
Hi, Dr. Mel, could you please elaborate a bit more on the expected outcomes of probation service in HK? I mean, can I count the number of offenders who have received probation service as the outco ...
AmandaBell
18 January 2022
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Dear Dr. Mel, could you please give me a clue about the probation service conducted by SWD in HK?
Dear Dr. Mel, could you please give me a clue about the probation service conducted by SWD in HK?
VictoriaHunter
18 January 2022
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