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NCJ Number: 43724 Add to Shopping cart Find in a Library
Title: WEST VIRGINIA - GOVERNOR'S COMMITTEE ON CRIME, DELINQUENCY AND CORRECTION - CORRECTIONS EVALUATION
Author(s): B W BROWN; H W METZ; F P SAMPLES; P D HARVEY
Corporate Author: West Virginia Governor's Cmtte on Crime, Delinquency and Correction
United States of America
Date Published: 1974
Page Count: 296
Sponsoring Agency: US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
West Virginia Governor's Cmtte on Crime, Delinquency and Correction
Charleston, WV 25301
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: EVALUATION OF 17 PROJECTS TO INCREASE EFFECTIVENESS OF CORRECTIONS AND REHABILITATION FUNDED DURING FY 1972 UNDER THE WEST VIRGINIA COMPREHENSIVE CRIMINAL JUSTICE PLAN, FUNCTIONAL CATEGORY F.
Abstract: PROGRAMS EVALUATED INCLUDE: THE DIAGNOSTIC AND CLASSIFICATION UNIT AT THE HUTTONSVILLE CORRECTIONAL CENTER; INMATE TRAINING AND EDUCATION PROGRAMS AT THE HUTTONSVILLE CORRECTIONAL CENTER, WEST VIRGINIA PENITENTIARY, AND WEST VIRGINIA PRISON FOR WOMEN; EXPANSION OF PROGRAM SERVICES AT THE PRUNTYTOWN INDUSTRIAL SCHOOL FOR BOYS, THE SALEM INDUSTRIAL HOME FOR GIRLS, AND THE DAVIS FORESTRY CAMP FOR BOYS; AN IMPROVED EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM AT THE LECKIE FORESTRY CAMP FOR BOYS; ESTABLISHMENT OF A CORRECTIONAL CENTER AT THE ANTHONY CORRECTIONAL CENTER IN NEOLA; A STATEWIDE COMMUNITY VOLUNTEER RECRUITMENT AND TRAINING PROGRAM; A FACILITY-NEEDS STUDY FOR SPECIAL OFFENDERS; EXPANSION AND IMPROVEMENT OF PAROLE SERVICES; RESIDENTIAL AND WORK-RELEASE CENTERS; AND CORRECTIONAL STAFF TRAINING. EVALUATION ON THE PLANNING AND RESEARCH PROGRAM WAS NOT COMPLETE AT TIME OF PUBLICATION AND WILL BE ISSUED AS A SUPPLEMENTAL VOLUME. EACH EVALUATION CONSISTS OF A LIST OF PROGRAM OBJECTIVES, EQUIPMENT AND PERSONNEL REQUIRED TO ACHIEVE THESE OBJECTIVES, AND A SUMMARY OF WHICH OBJECTIVES WERE MET AND WHICH WERE NOT.
Index Term(s): Evaluation; Inmate Programs; Probation or parole services; West Virginia
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