Research at CSC

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Research Branch of the Correctional Service Canada (CSC)

The Research Branch of the Correctional Service Canada (CSC) is a centralized research unit operating within the Policy Sector at National Headquarters. CSC’s Research Branch is uniquely positioned to provide a relevant, operationally meaningful and targeted program of applied research that is specific to the complex, and evolving Canadian federal correctional environment.

CSC Research Branch undertakes applied social science research in support of:

CSC’s research publications

CSC’s research publications help make direct links between research findings, implications for our institutions, community sites and the public. Evidence-informed practices help offenders work towards successful reintegration. These practices assist staff in identifying effective strategies to conduct safe and efficient work.

CSC’s Research publication page provides access to one-page summaries and reports on:

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