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NCJ Number: 66733 Find in a Library
Title: WISCONSIN DIVISION OF CORRECTIONS - TERMINATIONS FROM ADULT PAROLE SUPERVISION, CALENDAR YEARS 1973-1977
Author(s): W A CURLEY
Corporate Author: Wisconsin Dept of Health and Social Services
Division of Corrections
Office of Systems and Evaluation
United States
Date Published: 1979
Page Count: 18
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Wisconsin Dept of Health and Social Services
Madison, WI 53702
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: A STATISTICAL SUMMARY IS PROVIDED FOR SELECTED CHARACTERISTICS OF MALES AND FEMALES TERMINATED FROM WISCONSIN ADULT PAROLE SUPERVISION IN CALENDAR YEARS 1973 THROUGH 1977.
Abstract: A TOTAL OF 5,361 PERSONS--5,069 MEN AND 292 WOMEN--WERE REMOVED FROM PAROLE FROM 1973 THROUGH 1977. THE NUMBER OF REMOVALS RANGED FROM 1,000 IN 1975 TO 1,184 IN 1977. OF THE TOTAL, 1,282 (23.9 PERCENT) WERE REVOKED AND REINCARCERATED, WHILE 85 DIED WHILE UNDER SUPERVISION. THE REMAINING 3,994 PERSONS (74.5 PERCENT) WERE TERMINATED SUCCESSFULLY. AMONG THEM WERE 589 PERSONS WHO RECEIVED EARLY DISCHARGES. THE NUMBER OF MEN WHOSE PAROLE WAS REVOKED DECLINED FROM 276 IN 1973 TO 206 IN 1976, BUT ROSE TO 253 IN 1977. THE NUMBER OF WOMEN REVOKED DECLINED STEADILY FROM 14 IN 1973 TO TWO IN 1977. TABULAR DATA ARE PROVIDED FOR TYPE OF TERMINATION, COUNTY OF RESIDENCE, TIME UNDER SUPERVISION, AGE AT TERMINATION, RACE, MARITAL STATUS, RESIDENCE DURING SUPERVISION, EMPLOYMENT, REASON FOR REVOCATION, AND MOST SERIOUS VIOLATION. (AUTHOR ABSTRACT MODIFIED --RCB)
Index Term(s): Parole statistics; Wisconsin
Note: SPECIAL REPORT
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