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NCJ Number: 41925 Find in a Library
Title: VIRGINIA - DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS - MANAGEMENT AND ADMINISTRATIVE STATISTICS - FINAL REPORT, MARCH 31, 1977
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: Boeing Computer Services
United States of America
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 197
Sponsoring Agency: Boeing Computer Services
Mclean, VA 22101
Publication Number: AGREEMENT NO GCB0878A; G-3400-RWJ-814
Type: Statistics
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS REPORT INDICATES THE EFFECTIVENESS OF THE MANAGEMENT AND ADMINISTRATIVE STATISTICAL (MAS) SYSTEM IN ITS ABILITY TO PROVIDE CRIMINAL JUSTICE MANAGERS AND ELECTED OFFICIALS WITH A BODY OF RELEVANT INFORMATION.
Abstract: INFORMATION IN THE MAS SYSTEM ON FINANCIAL OPERATIONS INCLUDE PER CAPITA COST AND EXPENDITURES BY ACTIVITY, SUBJECT AND SUBORDINATE ORGANIZATION FOR EACH ORGANIZATION IN THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS. MAS INFORMATION ABOUT PERSONNEL INCLUDES STAFFING, VACANCIES, TURNOVER RATES BY ORGANIZATION AND CLASSIFICATION, AND INFORMATION NEEDED BY SUPERVISORS FOR PERSONNEL ADMINISTRATION. MAS INFORMATION ON PROBATION AND PAROLE DIVISION MANAGEMENT INCLUDES SUMMARY INFORMATION ON CASE LOADS AT EACH DISTRICT OFFICE. DURING THE CONDUCT OF THIS STUDY, SEVERAL AREAS WERE IDENTIFIED IN WHICH COMPUTER BASED INFORMATION SYSTEMS COULD ASSIST THE DEPARTMENT. THESE INCLUDE REPORTING OF OVERTIME, SICK AND ANNUAL LEAVE HOURS, REPORTING VACANCY, AND INMATE TRUST ACCOUNTING.
Index Term(s): Computer aided operations; Correctional information systems; Correctional personnel; Correctional planning; Correctional Records Information System; Corrections statistics; Management; State government; Virginia
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