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Title: Jail Resource Catalog
Author(s): C A Bissell; S A Williams; C M Weglein
Corporate Author: Lockheed Martin
United States of America
Project Director: D Kozloski
Date Published: 1989
Page Count: 238
Sponsoring Agency: Lockheed Martin
Rockville, MD 20850-3166
National Institute of Corrections
Washington, DC 20534
NCJRS Photocopy Services
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
Grant Number: 89J03GHF5
Sale Source: National Institute of Corrections
320 First Street, NW
Washington, DC 20534
United States of America

NCJRS Photocopy Services
Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
United States of America
Type: Directory
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This Jail Resource Catalog is designed as a comprehensive resource tool that profiles agencies and organizations that can respond to the needs and concerns of jail administrators.
Abstract: The catalog is organized into two sections. The first section features detailed entries of 60 government agencies and organizations as well as professional organizations and their affiliates that address the needs and concerns of jail administrators on both an individual and national level. The entries contain the name of the organization and sponsoring agency, the name of the head of the agency, the name of the information center/library or division, the head of the center or head of the division, contact person, address, telephone number, source of funding, year established, objectives, areas covered, services offered, special programs, technical assistance/training provisions, publications, and user restrictions. The second section is a State-by-State listing that features Federal and States agencies and offices that offer assistance or target resources for corrections services and programs. Each listing provides contact person's title, agency name, address, phone number, and fax number if available.
Main Term(s): Corrections resources
Index Term(s): Jail management; Jails; Technical assistance resources
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