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NCJ Number: 199086 Find in a Library
Title: Colorado Department of Corrections Statistical Report Fiscal Year 2001
Author(s): Kristi L. Rosten
Corporate Author: Colorado Dept of Corrections
United States of America
Date Published: June 2002
Page Count: 110
Sponsoring Agency: Colorado Dept of Corrections
Denver, CO 80906
Sale Source: Colorado Dept of Corrections
2862 South Circle Drive
Denver, CO 80906
United States of America
Type: Report (Annual/Periodic) ; Statistics
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This Colorado Department of Corrections (CDOC) Statistical Report for fiscal year 2001 presents detailed offender data that provides insight into the inmate population and the operation of the Colorado correctional system.
Abstract: Section I provides an overview that addresses population growth and legislative changes, population projections, a map of facilities, and departmental reported incidents and escapes. The number of offenders under CDOC supervision increased to 22,354 offenders in fiscal year 2001: 16,605 inmates, 5,475 offenders under parole supervision, and 274 offenders in the Youthful Offender System (YOS). Section II, "Inmate Population Trends," presents data on prison sentence and incarceration rates, jail backlog, facility capacities and population, and annual inmate costs. Section III, "Characteristics of Adult Prison Admissions," presents data on adult prison admissions, court commitment characteristics, commitments with enhanced sentences, need levels of court commitments, and technical returns to prison. Section IV contains data on prison releases, time served in prison, and recidivism. Remaining sections of this report provide data on inmate population characteristics; parole population characteristics; and YOS characteristics, admissions, and releases and terminations. 77 tables and appended information on security levels and population of facilities and operational capacity by facility
Main Term(s): Corrections statistics
Index Term(s): Colorado; Escape; Inmate characteristics; Juvenile offender statistics; Parole statistics; Prison population prediction
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