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NCJ Number: 65629 Add to Shopping cart Find in a Library
Title: ALABAMA - CORRECTIONS IN THE SOUTHEAST - A SOURCEBOOK OF STATE SYSTEM DATA
Corporate Author: National Clearinghouse for Criminal Justice Planning and Architecture
United States of America
Project Director: D R DEVOS
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 93
Sponsoring Agency: National Clearinghouse for Criminal Justice Planning and Architecture
Champaign, IL 61820
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
Type: Statistics
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: A STATISTICAL REPORT ON THE ALABAMA CORRECTIONAL SYSTEM, INCLUDING DATA ON INMATES, PROBATIONERS AND PAROLEES, STAFF, FACILITIES, AND FINANCES, IS PRESENTED.
Abstract: THE REPORT OPENS WITH A BRIEF NARRATIVE PROFILE OF CORRECTIONS IN ALABAMA, FOLLOWED BY DETAILS OF DATA SOURCES. PROJECTIONS OF BLACK AND NON-BLACK INMATE POPULATIONS THROUGH THE YEAR 2000 ARE THEN PRESENTED. THE REMAINER OF THE REPORT PROVIDES TABULAR DATA, GENERALLY FOR 1972-76, ON AVERAGE DAILY INMATE POPULATIONS COMMITMENTS, RELEASES, OFFENDER DEMOGRAPHICS (AGE, SEX, AND RACE), COUNTY OF COMMITMENT, COMMITTING OFFENSE, AVERAGE LENGTH OF SENTENCE, AND AVERAGE STAY. OTHER PRISON DATA INCLUDE CAPACITY AND DESIGN FEATURES OF FACILITIES, OPERATING BUDGETS, REVENUES AND EXPENDITURES, STAFF SIZE AND POSITIONS, INMATE-STAFF RATIOS, AND SALARIES. STAFF DATA FOR COMMUNITY-BASED FACILITIES AND CENTRAL ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICES ARE ALSO PROVIDED. PROBATION AND PAROLE STSTISTICS INCLUDE NUMBER OF PROBATIONERS AND PAROLEES, PAROLE REVOCATIONS, BUDGET, STAFF, AND SALARIES. SIMILAR REPORTS HAVE BEEN ISSUED FOR FLORIDA AND GEORGIA. SEE NCJ 65630 AND NCJ 65631.
Index Term(s): Alabama; Budgets; Correctional facilities; Correctional personnel; Corrections statistics; Costs; Inmate statistics; Parole statistics; Pay rates; Prison population prediction; Probation statistics
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