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Title: NORTH CAROLINA - LEGISLATIVE COMMISSION ON CORRECTIONAL PROGRAMS - FINAL REPORT
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: North Carolina Cmssn on Correctional Programs
United States of America
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 175
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
North Carolina Cmssn on Correctional Programs
Raleigh, NC 27611
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS COMMISSION WAS DESIGNATED TO DEVELOP A LONG-RANGE POLICY RECOMMENDATION SETTING FORTH A COORDINATED POLICY ON CORRECTIONAL PROGRAMS AND TO STUDY THE NEED FOR CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES IN THE STATE.
Abstract: IT ALSO HAD RESPONSIBILITY TO STUDY REHABILITATIVE PROGRAMS IN NORTH CAROLINA. THIS REPORT REPRESENTS THE CUMULATIVE FINDINGS AND CONCLUSIONS OF THE COMMISSION AFTER THREE AND A HALF YEARS OF EXTENSIVE STUDY AND HEARINGS. FINDINGS AND RECOMMENDATIONS ARE REPORTED ON CAUSES OF THE INCREASED CRIME RATE, GROWTH OF THE INMATE POPULATION, PUBLIC DRUNKENNESS, MOTOR VEHICLE LAWS, SENTENCING, PROBATION, REHABILITATION, COMMUNITY BASED PROGRAMS, INSTITUTIONAL CONDITIONS AND MANAGEMENT, AND INMATE IDLENESS. ALSO CONSIDERED ARE VOLUNTEER PROGRAMS, INMATE MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES, PRISON FACILITIES, JUVENILE OFFENDERS, AND ORGANIZATION OF THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTION. WITHIN EACH SECTION ARE THE COMMISSION'S FINDINGS OF THE TRENDS ACROSS THE COUNTRY, AND THE CIRCUMSTANCES IN NORTH CAROLINA....ELW
Index Term(s): Community-based corrections (adult); Community-based corrections (juvenile); Correctional institutions (adult); Correctional institutions (juvenile); Inmate Programs; Juvenile justice system; Law reform; Legislation; Management; Needs assessment; North Carolina; Policy; Trend analysis; Volunteer programs
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