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NCJ Number: 34267 Find in a Library
Title: SURVEY OF INMATES OF STATE CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES, 1974 - ADVANCE REPORT
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: US Dept of Justice
Federal Bureau of Prisons
United States of America
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 45
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
US Dept of Justice

US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20534
US Dept of Justice NIJ Pub
Washington, DC 20531
Publication Number: SD-NPS-SR-2
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Historical Overview
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS REPORT PROVIDES INFORMATION ON ALL PERSONS HELD IN CUSTODY UNDER THE JURISDICTION OF STATE CORRECTIONAL AUTHORITIES AS OF JANUARY 31, 1974.
Abstract: IT INCLUDES ALL INMATES DETAINED IN FACILITIES DIRECTLY ADMINISTERED BY THE STATE, AS WELL AS THOSE HOUSED IN OTHER PUBLIC OR PRIVATE INSTITUTIONS. DESIGNED TO COMPLEMENT THE 1974 CENSUS OF STATE CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES (ADVANCE REPORT PUBLISHED JULY 1975), THIS PUBLICATION EXAMINES THE DEGREE TO WHICH INMATES DISPLAYED SIMILARITIES AND DISSIMILARITIES WITH RESPECT TO DEMOGRAPHIC AND SOCIOECONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS, CRIMINAL AND CORRECTIONAL BACKGROUND, ADJUDICATION EXPERIENCE, AND PRISON ROUTINE. SPECIAL ATTENTION IS GIVEN TO PREINCARCERATION EMPLOYMENT AND INCOME, FREQUENCY OF DRUG USE, OFFENSE, LENGTH OF SENTENCE, AND PAROLE PATTERNS OF REPEAT OFFENDERS. (AUTHOR ABSTRACT) (SNI ABSTRACT)
Index Term(s): Correctional institutions (adult); Correctional institutions (juvenile); Corrections statistics; Demography; Inmate statistics; Inmates; Reference materials; US Census Bureau
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