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NCJ Number: 77628 Find in a Library
Title: Prison Statistics - England and Wales, 1977
Corporate Author: Great Britain Home Office
United Kingdom
Date Published: 1978
Page Count: 97
Sponsoring Agency: Great Britain Home Office
London, SW1H 9AT, England
Her Majesty's Stationery Office
Norwich, NR3 1GN,
Sale Source: Her Majesty's Stationery Office
PO Box 29
Norwich, NR3 1GN,
United Kingdom
Type: Report (Annual/Periodic)
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom
Annotation: This 1977 annual report on convictions and the prison population in England and Wales compares these statistics with earlier years; reconviction rates are also presented.
Abstract: Offenses categories, including courts martial and terrorism, demographic data, and a separate examination of persons committed to borstal under the Children and Young Persons Act of 1969 are included. Statistics cover remand prisoners, sentenced young offenders, adult male prisoners under sentence, adult female prisoners under sentence, noncriminal prisoners, fine defaulters, reconvictions, and numbers of offenses and punishments. Data are presented in both narrative and tabular form.
Index Term(s): Corrections statistics; Crime Statistics; Criminal justice statistics; England; Jail statistics; Offender statistics; Wales
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