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NCJ Number: 154874 Find in a Library
Title: Jail/Court Video System
Corporate Author: Cumberland Cty Government
United States of America

CRS, Inc.
United States of America
Date Published: 1995
Page Count: 351
Sponsoring Agency: CRS, Inc.
Gettysburg, PA 17325
Cumberland Cty Government
Portland, ME 04112
Sale Source: Cumberland Cty Government
P.O. Box 308
Portland, ME 04112
United States of America
Type: Report (Technical)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: Developments associated with the use of video arraignments in Cumberland County, Maine, courts and jails are reviewed.
Abstract: Developments are traced for the 1992-1995 period that involved a demonstration survey, evaluation of closed circuit television in a Florida district court, letters and briefing papers on criminal rules and procedures, media involvement, the establishment of a process for videotape use in county courts and jails, and the submission of a video system proposal for evaluation by the State Justice Institute. Additional information is appended on the literature search of jail/court video systems, as well as system acquisition documents.
Main Term(s): Corrections
Index Term(s): Camera technology; Closed circuit television (CCTV); County courts; Jails; Maine; Videotapes
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