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NCJ Number: 50633 Find in a Library
Title: JUSTICE AND PRISONS (FROM STATISTICAL YEARBOOK OF THE NETHERLANDS, 1977)
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: Priuses Beatrixlaan 428
Centraal Bureau Voor de
Statistiek
Netherlands
Date Published: 1978
Page Count: 28
Type: Statistics
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: Netherlands
Annotation: THIS STATISTICAL REVIEW OF THE STATUS OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE AND PRISONS IN THE NETHERLANDS FOR 1974, 1975, AND 1976 INCLUDES COMPARATIVE MATERIAL FROM 1965 AND 1970 WHERE POSSIBLE.
Abstract: THIS STATISTICAL MATTER IS PRECEDED BY A NOTE ON THE GENERAL REPORTING AND SURVEY SYSTEM USED FOR COLLECTION. DATA ARE THEN PROVIDED ON CRIME BY TYPE OF CRIME, AGE OF SUSPECT, AND CLEARANCE RATES. DATA ARE USED TO SHOW THE AVERAGE NUMBERS OF STATE AND MUNICIPAL POLICE, AND COURT STATISTICS CONSIDER NUMBERS OF CASES BY JURISDICTION AND COURT, BY CONVICTIONS AND SENTENCES, AND BY NUMBERS OF SUSPENDED SENTENCES. CORRECTIONS STATISTICS REPORT THE PENAL INSTITUTION POPULATION DENSITY AND CLASSIFY IT BY AGE AND CHANGE IN THE NUMBER OF INMATES, LENGTH OF SENTENCES, AND RELEASES ON LICENSE. DATA ON OFFENSES BY CHILDREN ALSO INDICATE CASES DISPOSITION. THE FINAL TABLES PRESENT FIGURES ON TAX OFFENSES AND CONVICTIONS AND ON BANKRUPTCY. (DAG)
Index Term(s): Criminal justice statistics; Netherlands
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