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NCJ Number: 136004 Find in a Library
Title: County Detention Facilities: Annual Report, 1991
Corporate Author: Florida Dept of Corrections
Office of Inspector General
United States of America
Date Published: 1992
Page Count: 42
Sponsoring Agency: Florida Dept of Corrections
Tallahassee, FL 32399
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Document: PDF
Type: Report (Annual/Periodic)
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: The data included in this report cover the period between 1989 and 1991, and were collected from the 67 county jail systems operating 108 facilities throughout Florida.
Abstract: According to the statistics, the county jail average daily population in Florida increased over 11 percent during the reporting period. While authorized Department of Corrections rated capacity increased over 30 percent, 18 jails in the State are cited in Federal lawsuits and 14 jails are named in State actions. The first section of this report presents annual percentages for 1991 and descriptive jail information for each of the 3 years in which the Department gathered data on Florida's county jails. The second half outlines trends in county jail inmate population statistics on a Statewide basis. 8 tables and 10 figures
Main Term(s): Corrections annual reports; Jail statistics
Index Term(s): Florida
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