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Title: South Carolina Department of Corrections, Annual Report, 1990-1991
Corporate Author: South Carolina Dept of Corrections
United States of America
Date Published: 1991
Page Count: 101
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
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Document: PDF
Type: Report (Annual/Periodic)
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: An annual report of the Board of Corrections and the Commissioner of the South Carolina Department of Corrections covers the period, July 1, 1990 to June 30, 1991.
Abstract: The report includes information on South Carolina's Department of Corrections statutory authority, history, correctional institutions, personnel, programs, and statistical data of the inmate population, admission, releases and cost per inmate as well as categorization according to most serious offenses of dangerous drugs, burglary, larceny, homicide, robbery, assault, and sexual assault. Significant developments in areas of agencywide administration and management, housing, care, security, and supervision, program for inmates, information activities, and employee cost-reduction efforts are listed. Also included are the highlights of the Plyler versus Evatt suit, a synopsis of recent State legislation affecting the department regarding prisons and administration, fiscal information, and publications.
Main Term(s): State correctional facilities
Index Term(s): Corrections statistics; Inmate statistics; South Carolina
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