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NCJ Number: 127011 Find in a Library
Title: Corrections Yearbook: Adult Prisons and Jails, 1990
Author(s): G M Camp; C G Camp
Corporate Author: Criminal Justice Institute, Inc
United States of America
Date Published: 1990
Page Count: 97
Sponsoring Agency: Criminal Justice Institute, Inc
Middletown, CT 06457
Type: Report (Annual/Periodic)
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This reference book is designed to provide a variety of information on adult corrections throughout the United States and Canada.
Abstract: Data was collected by survey of correctional agencies from all 50 states, the District of Columbia, the Federal Bureau of Prisons, and the Correctional Service of Canada. Information gathered and presented includes a population profile of the inmates in various programs within the U.S. adult correctional system as well as those in U.S. jails. Descriptions of various correctional institutions and their budgets, programs, administration, and staff are provided. An overview of the Correctional Service of Canada is also included. 66 tables and 11 charts
Main Term(s): Correctional facility surveys; Corrections statistics
Index Term(s): Canada; Correctional institutions (adult); Correctional organization
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