skip navigation

PUBLICATIONS

Register for Latest Research

Stay Informed
Register with NCJRS to receive NCJRS's biweekly e-newsletter JUSTINFO and additional periodic emails from NCJRS and the NCJRS federal sponsors that highlight the latest research published or sponsored by the Office of Justice Programs.

NCJRS Abstract

The document referenced below is part of the NCJRS Virtual Library collection. To conduct further searches of the collection, visit the Virtual Library. See the Obtain Documents page for direction on how to access resources online, via mail, through interlibrary loans, or in a local library.

 

NCJ Number: 65631 Add to Shopping cart Find in a Library
Title: GEORGIA - 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 DEVAS
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 110
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 GEORGIA 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 GEORGIA, AN ORGANIZATIONAL CHART, AND DETAILS OF DATA SOURCES. PROJECTIONS OF BLACK AND NONBLACK 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 OF AVERAGE DAILY POPULATION COUNTY OF COMMITMENT, COMMITTING OFFENSE, AVERAGE SENTENCE LENGTH, AND AVERAGE LENGTH OF STAY. OTHER PRISON DATA INCLUDE CAPACITY AND DESIGN FEATURES OF FACILITIES, OPERATING BUDGETS, EXPENDITURES AND REVENUES, STAFF SIZE, POSITIONS, AND SALARIES. STAFF DATA FOR COMMUNITY-BASED FACILITIES AND CENTRAL ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICES ARE ALSO PROVIDED. PROBATION AND PAROLE DATA INCLUDE NUMBER OF PROBATIONERS AND PAROLEES UNDER SUPERVISION, NUMBER OF PAROLES GRANTED AND REVOKED, STAFF SIZE AND SALARIES, AND BUDGET APPROPRIATIONS. SIMILAR REPORTS HAVE BEEN ISSUED FOR ALABAMA NCJ 65629 AND FLORIDA NCJ 65630.
Index Term(s): Budgets; Correctional facilities; Correctional personnel; Corrections statistics; Costs; Georgia (USA); Inmate statistics; Parole statistics; Pay rates; Prison population prediction; Probation statistics
To cite this abstract, use the following link:
http://www.ncjrs.gov/App/publications/abstract.aspx?ID=65631

*A link to the full-text document is provided whenever possible. For documents not available online, a link to the publisher's website is provided. Tell us how you use the NCJRS Library and Abstracts Database - send us your feedback.