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NCJ Number: 65630 Add to Shopping cart Find in a Library
Title: FLORIDA - 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: 178
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 FLORIDA CORRECTIONAL SYSTEM, INCLUDING DATA ON INMATES, PROBATIONERS AND PAROLEES, STAFF, FACILITIES, AND FINANCES, IS PRESENTED.
Abstract: THE REPORT OPENS WITH A NARRATIVE PROFILE OF CORRECTIONS IN FLORIDA, FOLLOWED BY DETAILS OF DATA SOURCES. PROJECTIONS OF BLACK AND NON-BLACK INMATE POPULATIONS THROUGH THE YEAR 2000 ARE THEN PRESENTED. THE REMAINDER OF THE REPORT PROVIDES TABULAR DATA, GENERALLY FOR 1972-76, ON AVERAGE DAILY INMATE POPULATION, COMMITMENTS, RELEASES, AGE OF COMMITMENTS, SEX AND RACE OF AVERAGE DAILY POPULATION, COUNTY OF COMMITMENT, CMMITTING OFFENSE, AND AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY. OTHER PRISON DATA INCLUDE CAPACITY AND DESIGN FEATURES OF FACILITIES, AVERAGE COST PER INMATE, EXPENDITURES, INMATE-STAFF RATIOS, AND STAFF SALARIES. ALSO INCLUDED ARE STATISTICS ON NUMBER OF PROBATIONERS AND PAROLEES, AND PAROLES GRANTED AND REVOKED. SIMILAR REPORTS HAVE BEEN ISSUED FOR ALABAMA AND GEORGIA. SEE NCJ 65629 AND NCJ 65631.
Index Term(s): Correctional facilities; Correctional personnel; Corrections statistics; Costs; Florida; Inmate statistics; Parole statistics; Pay rates; Prison population prediction; Probation statistics
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