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NCJ Number: 116728 Find in a Library
Title: 1987 Jail Report: Minors Detained in California Jails and Lockups in 1987
Author(s): R F Wedge
Corporate Author: California Dept of the Youth Authority
Program Research and Review Division
United States of America
Date Published: 1988
Page Count: 26
Sponsoring Agency: California Dept of the Youth Authority
Sacramento, CA 95823
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Document: PDF
Type: Report (Annual/Periodic)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This report presents information regarding minors 17 years or younger placed in secure confinement conditions in California law enforcement facilities in 1987.
Abstract: The background of the monitoring system that the Youth Authority utilizes is presented. A new monitoring system, SB 1637, required the Youth Authority to revise its data monitoring system to obtain identification of facilities that securely confine minors, types of youths confined, length of confinement, and type of facility. Tables are presented outlining number of agencies that confined minors, and number of minors confined. Appendixes.
Main Term(s): Juvenile detention
Index Term(s): California; Juvenile offenders
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