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Title: Facility Report Offender Characteristics Population Movement and Custody Fiscal Year 2008
Corporate Author: Washington State Dept of Corrections
United States of America
Date Published: September 2007
Page Count: 43
Sponsoring Agency: Washington State Dept of Corrections
Olympia, WA 98504-1100
Sale Source: Washington State Dept of Corrections
P.O. Box 41100
Mail Stop 41100
Olympia, WA 98504-1100
United States of America
Type: Statistics
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This budget resource management publication provides information on the State of Washington Department of Corrections.
Abstract: The State of Washington’s Department of Corrections is legally responsible for inmates housed out-of-State. The total number of Washington State inmates for whom the department is responsible is 18,132. This Budget Resource Management publication for fiscal year 2008 provides information in tabulated format on the State of Washington’s Department of Corrections, its facilities, its offender characteristics, and its population movement and custody as of September 30, 2007. Under population of adult corrections facilities, average daily population and capacity by month, and female average daily population and capacity by month are explained. Characteristics of residents, facilities, and work release are annotated including distributions by race and ethnicity, by military service, of offense by location, by violent crime convictions among inmates serving Washington State sentences, by age category including average age, by race and ethnicity for female inmates, by county of convictions, of offense by race and ethnicity, by race and ethnicity of offenders currently housed in rented beds out-of-State, and of all inmates location by risk management type. Information regarding admission to facilities include: by month, type of admission, and sex; by type of admission and county of conviction; by age at admission, race, ethnicity, and sex; by county of conviction, race, and ethnicity; and by offense and type of admission. Releases from facilities are categorized by information on timeframe; types of release; sex of offender; ethnicity of offenders; length of stay; and by category of: admission, special sentences, offense for new admission, offense for readmission, offense for Work Ethic Program (WEP) graduate, and for Drug Offender Sentencing Alternative (DOSA) offenders. Custody distributions of residents within facilities are classified by location; by population assignment and sex; by sex and score; by override reason and score; and by risk management type. Tables, glossary
Main Term(s): Corrections research; Corrections resources; Corrections statistics; Washington
Index Term(s): Funding sources; Inmate statistics; Offender statistics; Offense statistics; Sentencing statistics; State crime statistics
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