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NCJ Number: 202346 Find in a Library
Title: California Board of Corrections Strategic Plan 2002-2007
Corporate Author: California Board of State and Community Corrections
United States of America
Date Published: 2002
Page Count: 12
Sponsoring Agency: California Board of State and Community Corrections
Sacramento, CA 95811
Sale Source: California Board of State and Community Corrections
600 Bercut Drive
Suite A
Sacramento, CA 95811
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Report (Annual/Periodic)
Format: Document (Online)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This plan identifies the mission, guiding principles, vision, and purpose of the California State Board of Corrections.
Abstract: The mission of the California State Board of Corrections is to provide leadership in the pursuit of local correctional effectiveness. The guiding principles outlined in this plan include a focus on local corrections, integrity, planning, quality, fostering an environment of openness and trust, team work, communication, and recognition. The Board of Corrections’ vision is presented and the purpose of the Board is outlined, including the goal of establishing and continually re-evaluating the minimum standards for local juvenile and adult detention facilities. Other main purposes of the Board include the reviewing of architectural plans for construction and remodeling of all local detention facilities, and the establishment of selection and training standards for all local correctional personnel. A summary is offered of the Board’s main duties and responsibilities, followed by an overview of the Board of Corrections’ Divisions. Finally, the plan presents the Board’s 5-year program goals and the stated objectives designed to reach those goals.
Main Term(s): Correctional planning; State planning agencies
Index Term(s): California; Correctional organization; Corrections agencies
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