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Title: CONTRACTING FOR JAIL SERVICES IN OREGON - ALTERNATIVE APPROACHES - SURVEY AND CASE STUDIES, 1975
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: University of Oregon
United States of America
Date Published: 1975
Page Count: 53
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Oregon Law Enforcement Council
Salem, OR 97303
University of Oregon
Eugene, OR 97403
Grant Number: 75 A 991.1
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Report (Study/Research)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS REPORT DESCRIBES STATE PRACTICES AND SUGGESTS FACTORS FOR SMALL CITIES IN OREGON TO CONSIDER IN DEVELOPING THEIR LOCAL POLICIES AND PROGRAMS.
Abstract: THE DOCUMENT BEGINS BY DISCUSSING GUIDELINES AND STANDARDS FOR LOCAL CORRECTIONS FACILITIES AND LOCKUPS. LEGAL ASPECTS OF CITY-COUNTY JAIL CONTRACTS ARE EXPLORED. RESULTS OF A QUESTIONNAIRE ON COUNTY JAIL CONTRACTING THAT WAS CIRCULATED TO ALL OREGON COUNTY SHERIFFS IN THE SPRING OF 1975 ARE PRESENTED. CASE STUDIES OF NINE COUNTIES' EXPERIENCES WITH CONTRACTED JAIL SERVICES ARE INCLUDED ALONG WITH COPIES OF THE ACTUAL WRITTEN AGREEMENTS INVOLVED. A CONCLUDING SECTION CONTAINS SAMPLE CALCULATIONS AND A SELF-CALCULATION FORMAT DESIGNED TO PROVIDE CITIES AND COUNTIES, WITH A SIMPLIFIED METHOD OF ESTIMATING THE COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH OPERATING A LOCAL CORRECTIONAL FACILITY OR A LOCKUP.
Index Term(s): Case studies; Cost analysis; Evaluation techniques; Grants or contracts; Jails; Management; Oregon; Regionalization
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