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NCJ Number: 165403 Find in a Library
Title: Secure Detention Data Trends: January 1994 - December 1995
Corporate Author: Florida Dept of Juvenile Justice
Bureau of Data and Research
United States of America
Date Published: 1996
Page Count: 44
Sponsoring Agency: Florida Dept of Juvenile Justice
Tallahassee, FL 32399
Sale Source: Florida Dept of Juvenile Justice
Bureau of Data and Research
2737 Centerview Drive
Tallahassee, FL 32399
United States of America
Type: Statistics
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This report presents background information and statistics about each secure juvenile detention center in Florida from January 1994 through December 1995.
Abstract: The data came from the monthly reports submitted from the detention centers as well as from headquarters detention staff. The information on each facility includes its bed capacity, location, catchment area, physical plant condition, position use rate, overcrowding, and proposals for additional beds. The statewide data reveal several trends from January 1994 through December 1995. The number of beds increased from 1,369 to 1,465. The number of admissions during the month increased from 2,947 to 3,456. The average length of stay increased from 9.3 days to 10.2 days. The average daily population increased from 1,296 to 1,835. The utilization rate increased from 94.7 percent to 125.3 percent. Tables and figures
Main Term(s): Juvenile statistics
Index Term(s): Florida; Juvenile Corrections/Detention; Juvenile detention
Note: Management Report No. 32
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