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NCJ Number: 50418 Find in a Library
Title: CHARACTERISTICS OF CALIFORNIA YOUTH AUTHORITY WARDS
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: California Dept of the Youth Authority
United States of America
Date Published: 1978
Page Count: 43
Sponsoring Agency: California Dept of the Youth Authority
Sacramento, CA 95823
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Statistics
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS REPORT CONTAINS STATISTICAL DATA ON YOUTH UNDER COMMITMENT TO THE CALIFORNIA YOUTH AUTHORITY AS OF JUNE 30, 1978.
Abstract: THE DATA, PRESENTED IN SIX EXTENSIVE TABLES, CONCERN THE CUSTODY STATUS OF YOUTH, WARDS IN INSTITUTIONS (COURT OF COMMITMENT, OFFENSE, ADMISSION STATUS, AREA AND COUNTY OF COMMITMENT, AGE, RACE, AND FULL BOARD STATUS), AND WARDS ON PAROLE (COURT OF COMMITMENT, OFFENSE AND PAROLE STATUS, AREA AND COUNTY OF COMMITMENT, AGE, RACE, AND FULL BOARD/SPECIAL SERVICE STATUS). OFFENSE CATEGORIES OF THE YOUTH INCLUDE HOMICIDE, ROBBERY, ASSAULT, BURGLARY, THEFT EXCEPT AUTO, AUTO THEFT, SEX OFFENSES, NARCOTIC AND DRUG LAWS, ESCAPE FROM CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES, RUNAWAYS AND INCORRIGIBLES, FOSTER HOME/CORRECTIONAL CAMP FAILURE, AND OTHER OFFENSES. NO NARRATIVE ANALYSIS IS PROVIDED. (DEP)
Index Term(s): California; Juvenile Corrections/Detention statistics; Juvenile offense statistics; Juvenile parole services
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