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Title: FROM THE DUNGEON TO THE LIGHT - COMANCHE COUNTY (OK) JAIL PROGRAM FOR LOCAL CORRECTIONS
Author(s): P J ORMSON
Date Published: 1975
Page Count: 57
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Oklahoma Crime Cmssn
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Program Description (Model)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THE COMANCHE COUNTY MISDEMEANANT JAIL TREATMENT PROGRAM IS DESIGNED TO PROVIDE IMPROVED ENVIRONMENTAL JAIL CONDITIONS FOR THE INCARCERATED AND SOCIAL SERVICES TO INMATES, PRE-TRIAL DETAINEES, AND THEIR FAMILIES.
Abstract: THIS REPORT DISCUSSES THE HISTORY, OBJECTIVES, ADMINISTRATION, AND SERVICES ADDED AFTER PROGRAM IMPLEMENTATION. AN EVALUATION OF PROGRAM IMPACT IN A NUMBER OF AREAS IS ALSO INCLUDED. THE TRANSCRIBED OPINIONS, EXPERIENCES, AND PROGRAM PROJECTIONS OF FOUR OF THE PROGRAM'S SUPPORTERS - A FIFTH JUDICIAL DISTRICT JUDGE, THE FORMER TECHNICAL PROJECT DIRECTOR, THE PRESENT TECHNICAL PROJECT DIRECTOR, AND CHIEF DISTRICT JUDGE OF THE FIFTH COURT - COMPRISE THE SECOND HALF OF THIS REPORT. THE OPERATIONAL PROCEDURES (JAIL RULES) FOR THE COMANCHE COUNTY CORRECTIONAL FACILITY ARE REPRODUCED IN THE APPENDIX.
Index Term(s): Inmate Programs; Jails; Model programs; Oklahoma
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