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NCJ Number: 163088 Find in a Library
Title: Correctional Population Review: 1994
Corporate Author: New York State Cmssn of Correction
United States of America
Date Published: 1994
Page Count: 9
Sponsoring Agency: New York State Cmssn of Correction
Albany, NY 12207
Sale Source: New York State Cmssn of Correction
60 South Pearl Street
Albany, NY 12207
United States of America
Type: Statistics
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This report presents statistics on inmate populations across New York State, New York City, and county correctional facilities in New York from 1982 through 1994.
Abstract: State correctional facilities had a total of 66,639 inmates in November 1994, an increase of 4 percent over the previous year. New York City Department of Correction Facilities housed 19,448 individuals on the same date, an increase of 5 percent from the previous year, while local county jails and penitentiaries had 13,929 inmates, an increase of 10 percent. The total county inmate capacity was 19,028 for New York City and 15,790 for upstate New York in December 1994, while occupancy was 100.5 percent for the city and 85.2 percent for upstate New York. Additional data present sentenced and unsentenced admissions to jails, penitentiaries, prisons, and lockups; inmate deaths from suicide, AIDS, natural causes, and homicide in State and local correctional facilities. Tables and figures
Main Term(s): Corrections statistics
Index Term(s): New York
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