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  • How much does it cost per day to house an inmate in a State prison?
    The cost per day to house an inmate is available in State Corrections Expenditures, FY 1982-2010, a ... Read More
    Last Updated: January 2, 2015

  • Are resources available on how correctional facilities can address the problem of prison rape?
    Resources designed to assist correctional facilities in addressing the problem of prison rape includ... Read More
    Last Updated: May 2, 2016

  • Which states offer separate housing for juveniles incarcerated in adult facilities?
    The number of states that maintain separate housing for youth at adult facilities can be found in Ju... Read More
    Last Updated: November 14, 2012

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  • Offender Tracking Record Transfer Service Specification Development, Final Report,  NIJ-Sponsored, September 2015, NCJ 249814. (10 pages).

  • Assessing Inmate Cause of Death: Deaths in Custody Reporting Program and National Health Index,  BJS, April 2016, NCJ 249568. (5 pages).
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  • What We Know - and Don't Know - About Restrictive Housing,  NIJ, April 2016, NCJ 249819.
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  • Topical Working Group on the Use of Administrative Segregation in the U.S., October 22-23, 2015,  NIJ, August 2015, NCJ 249785.
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  • Evaluating the Performance of Hand-held Cellphone Detectors in a Prison Setting,  NIJ-Sponsored, March 2016, NCJ 249800. (3 pages).
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  • Administrative Segregation in U.S. Prisons,  NIJ, March 2016, NCJ 249749.

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