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Title: CALIFORNIA - CRIMINAL JUSTICE PROFILE 1978 - A SUPPLEMENT TO CRIME AND DELINQUENCY PUBLICATIONS STATEWIDE
Author(s): ANON
Date Published: 1978
Page Count: 146
Sponsoring Agency: 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: TABLES PRESENT DATA ON CRIMINAL JUSTICE IN CALIFORNIA FOR THE PERIOD 1969 THROUGH 1978 AND SELECTED 1978 STATISTICS ON CRIME REPORTED, ARRESTS, PROSECUTION, AND PROBATION.
Abstract: INFORMATION WAS COMPILED BY THE CALIFORNIA BUREAU OF CRIMINAL STATISTICS FROM REPORTS SUBMITTED BY STATE AND LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES. THE FIRST SET OF TABLES PROVIDES COMPARATIVE DATA FOR THE ENTIRE STATE ON SEVEN MAJOR OFFENSES AND CLEARANCES, JUVENILE AND ADULT ARRESTS, CASE DISPOSITIONS, EXPENDITURES BY CRIMINAL JUSTICE AGENCIES, PERSONNEL, INMATES OF CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTIONS, AND PROBATION CASELOADS. ARREST TOTALS ARE BROKEN DOWN INTO MALE-FEMALE CATEGORIES, AND PERCENTAGE FIGURES ARE AVAILABLE FOR POLICE AND COURT DISPOSITIONS. THE REFERENCES TABLES FOR 1978 FOLLOW A SIMILAR PATTERN BUT ARE ORGANIZED ACCORDING TO COUNTY AND CONTAIN DETAILED DATA ON AGE, SEX, AND RACE FOR ARRESTS AND DISPOSITIONS. SENTENCES, COMMITMENTS TO STATE INSTITUTIONS, AND SUPERIOR COURT REOPENINGS ARE ALSO TABULATED FOR EACH COUNTY. FOOTNOTES EXPLAIN REPORTING PROCEDURES AND DATA LIMITATIONS. A GLOSSARY DEFINES CRIMINAL JUSTICE TERMS AND LISTS FELONIES AND MISDEMEANORS. (MJM)
Index Term(s): Adult offenders; Arrest statistics; California; Clearance rates; Corrections statistics; Crime Statistics; Dispositions; Juvenile arrest statistics; Probation statistics
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