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NCJ Number: 134573 Find in a Library
Title: California Juvenile Camps and Ranches Population, 1990
Corporate Author: California Youth and Adult Correctional Agency
Dept of Youth Authority
United States of America
Date Published: 1991
Page Count: 35
Sponsoring Agency: California Youth and Adult Correctional Agency
Sacramento, CA 95823
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Type: Report (Annual/Periodic)
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This report presents data on the population of juvenile residential treatment facilities operated by county probation departments in California during calendar year 1990.
Abstract: Local probation departments in 20 California counties operated 55 residential camps and ranches with a combined average capacity of 4,082 beds. The statewide average daily population of 3,596 had increased by a count of 94, or 2.7 percent, from the previous year. The 13 secure facilities provided 952 beds and the 38 nonsecure camps had 3,209 beds. The average rate at which beds were occupied was 88.1 percent. Both camps and ranches reported 15,595 admissions during 1990. Of the 1,258 incidents of facility overcrowding, 1,023, or 81.2 percent, occurred in camps in Los Angeles County. 8 tables and 5 appendixes
Main Term(s): Juvenile probation; Juvenile residential treatment centers
Index Term(s): California; Juvenile probation statistics; Overcrowding
Note: Summary Report No. 14
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