b'AUSTRALIADavid brownChief Executive, Department for Correctional Services, South AustraliaDirector ejecutivo, Departamento de Servicios Correccionales, Australia Meridionala focus on reducing recidivism both in custody and community correctionsun enfoque en reducir la reincidencia tanto en custodia como en correcciones comunitariasJT: The Department for Correctional Services\' Strategic Plan 2018-22 1JT:ElPlanEstratgico2018-221 delDepartamentodeServicios addresses three main themes: Offender Management and Rehabilitation;Penitenciarios aborda tres temas principales: Gestin y rehabilitacin Staff, Productivity and Performance; and, Innovation, Leadership andde delincuentes; personal, productividad y rendimiento; e innovacin, Engagement. Could you please explain the key objectives in each ofliderazgo y compromiso. Podra explicar cules son los principales those priorities and major achievements achieved under their scope? objetivos en cada una de esas prioridades y qu logros importantes se han alcanzado en su mbito de aplicacin?DB: Firstly, our goal as an agency is to be an active partner in the South Australian criminal justice sector. We work with our partners to deliverDB: En primer lugar, nuestro objetivo como agencia es ser un socio smart justice initiatives across the State to contribute to safer communitiesactivoenelsectordelajusticiapenaldeAustraliaMeridional. and public protection by reducing recidivism. Realmente trabajamos con nuestros socios para intentar implementar One of the things that we recognize, here, in South Australia, and it\'s ainiciativas inteligentes en todo el estado, con el propsito de contribuir a common trend and experience across the Australian and New Zealandcomunidades ms seguras y proteccin pblica, a travs de la reduccin jurisdictions, and I know it\'s a challenge in a lot of Western democracies,de la reincidencia.is the growing reliance on the use of the custodial system to respond toUna de las cosas que reconocemos aqu, en Australia Meridional, y que offending. We\'ve seen very substantial growth in the prison populationes una tendencia y experiencia comn en las jurisdicciones de Australia over the last decade, and that growth is projected to continue. So, theyNuevaZelandaysqueesundesafoenmuchasdemocracias pillar "Offender Management and Rehabilitation" is vital; it is the servicesoccidentales, es la creciente dependencia del uso del sistema de custodia and programs we offer in custody that are likely to improve the inmatespara responder a las ofensas. De hecho, hemos visto un crecimiento successful reintegration and return to the community. In doing so, wemuy sustancial de la poblacin penitenciaria en la ltima dcada y se are focused on delivering an efficient and effective custodial service thatprev que ese crecimiento contine. Por lo tanto, ese pilar Gestin y creates a safe and secure environment.rehabilitacin del delincuente es vital; Son los servicios y programas Another area critical to our success is building a diverse and multidisciplinaryqueofrecemosbajocustodialosqueprobablementemejorarnla workforce across our correctional system.reintegracin exitosa de los reclusos y su regreso a la comunidad.The prison population in South Australia has grown by 50% in the last tenAl hacerlo, realmente nos enfocamos en brindar un servicio de custodia years, and the rate of incarceration per 100,000 adults has increased byeficiente y eficaz que cree un entorno seguro y protegido.30%. This means a real drain on the state budget, and so our initiatives andOtra rea que ha sido clave para nuestro xito es la construccin de strategies have been designed to put downward pressure on that growth anduna fuerza de trabajo diversa y multidisciplinar en todo nuestro sistema to ensure that we are maximizing discretionary spend to the rehabilitationpenitenciario.efforts in the custodial environment. Moreover, we have also invested inLa poblacin carcelaria en Australia Meridional ha crecido un 50% en los alternatives to custody and community-based services and programs toltimos diez aos y la tasa de encarcelamiento por cada cien mil adultos better support people when they\'re released from custody.ha crecido un 30%. Esto significa una prdida real del presupuesto estatal y, por lo tanto, nuestras iniciativas y estrategias han sido diseadas para desacelerar ese crecimiento y garantizar que estamos maximizando el JT: In the last three and a half years, the Department for Correctional Servicesgasto discrecional para los esfuerzos de rehabilitacin en el ambiente de (DCS) has been committed to a program aimed at reducing recidivism bycustodia. Adems, tambin hemos invertido en alternativas a la custodia 10%. What exactly is this program? What measures have been takeny servicios y programas comunitarios, para apoyar mejor a las personas by the DCS under this program, and with what results? cuando sean puestas en libertad. DB: Back in 2016, our minister set the agency a target to reduce re-offending by 10% by 2020. The final measure of our success with this goalJT:En los ltimos tres aos y medio, el Departamento de Servicios comes two years after the end of the financial year because in Australia thatCorreccionales (DCS, por sus siglas en ingls) se ha comprometido con is the standard measure for recidivism (whether or not someone returnedun programa destinado a reducir la reincidencia en un 10%. with a new court order two years after release). We\'ve implemented aDequtrataexactamenteesteprograma?Qumedidasha range of measures specifically targeting the achievement of that objective.tomado el DCS en el marco de este programa y con qu resultados?Some of the things that we\'ve done that have had a very positive impact included working with our parliament to introduce legislative reform aroundDB: En 2016, nuestro ministro de entonces fij al organismo como the use of home detention as a sentencing option. And we substantiallyobjetivo reducir la reincidencia en un 10% para 2020. La medida final expanded the number of prisoners who now serve their sentence in thede nuestro xito con este objetivo llega dos aos despus del final del home. It\'s an order with quite rigorous compliance, but it also has a quiteejercicio financiero, porque esa es la medida estndar para la reincidencia tailored package of reintegration and rehabilitation support that\'s wrapped(en Australia es si alguien ha vuelto o no con una nueva orden, dos aos despus de su puesta en libertad). 1 Department for Correctional Services South Australia. (2018). Strategic Plan 2018-22. https://bit.ly/33MZ75e Semester / Semestre 12021JUSTICE TRENDS // 1 0 7'