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Title: UNIFORM PAROLE REPORTS - FINAL REPORT, JANUARY 5, 1979-JANUARY 4, 1980
Corporate Author: National Council on Crime and Delinquency Research Ctr
United States of America
Date Published: 1980
Page Count: 171
Sponsoring Agency: National Council on Crime and Delinquency Research Ctr
San Francisco, CA 94102
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20531
Grant Number: 79-SS-AX-0002
Publication Number: REFERENCE 9-0057-5-NJ-SS
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: THE ROLE OF UNIFORM PAROLE REPORTS AS A SYSTEM FOR GATHERING, ANALYZING, AND DISSEMINATING DATA ON PAROLE AND OTHER RELATED AREAS OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE IS EXEMPLIFIED IN THIS REPORT BY A MASSIVE ARRAY OF DATA.
Abstract: PREPARED BY THE NATIONAL COUNCIL ON CRIME AND DELINQUENCY, THIS FINAL REPORT PRESENTS IN COMBINED NARRATIVE, TABULAR, AND GRAPHIC FORM THE MAJOR ACTIVITIES AND PRODUCTS OF THE WORK PLAN FOR THE 1979 GRANT PERIOD, COMPRISING A SERIES OF EIGHT TASKS. TASK 1: LEVEL I, AGGREGATE PAROLE DATA, CONTAINS COLLECTED AND PUBLISHED SUMMARY PAROLE DATA FROM STATE AND FEDERAL AGENCIES FOR 1978. TASK 2: LEVEL II, INDIVIDUAL PAROLE DATA, CONTAINS COLLECTED AND PUBLISHED DATA ON CHARACTERISTICS OF THE PAROLE POPULATION 1976 AND 1977. TASK 3: LEVEL III, RELATES TO SPECIAL QUESTIONS, INCLUDING THE SPECIAL REQUESTS RECEIVED FROM UNIFORM PAROLE REPORTS DATA USERS AND A METHODOLOGICAL REVIEW AND AN EXPLORATION OF PAROLE-RELATED COMMUNITY PROGRAMS. TASK 4: LEVEL IV, CONSISTS OF INFORMATION REFERRAL SERVICES, SUCH AS RESPONDING TO REQUESTS FOR PAROLE INFORMATION AND DATA SOURCES AND DISTRIBUTING TWO REPORTS, ONE ON PAROLE RELATED LEGISLATION AND THE OTHER ON COMMUNITY PROGRAMS. TASK 5 EXPANDS THE SCOPE OF UNIFORM PAROLE REPORTS TO EXAMINING THE FEASIBILITY OF A NATIONAL PROBATION REPORTING SYSTEM COMPARABLE TO NATIONAL PRISONER STATISTICS, UNIFORM CRIME REPORTS, AND UNIFORM PAROLE REPORTS. TASK 6 CONSISTS OF MAINTAINING CONTACT (LIAISON/COORDINATION) WITH DATA USERS AND OTHER KEY AGENCIES (E.G., THROUGH SEMINARS, MEETINGS, AND OTHER INFORMATION EXCHANGES). TASK 7 RELATES TO THE TECHNICAL AND METHODOLOGICAL SUPPORT PROVIDED FOR THE DATA COLLECTION AND PROCESSING OF UNIFORM PAROLE REPORTS. TASK 8 CONSISTS OF STREAMLINING AND ROUTINIZING TASKS PERFORMED BY THE UNIFORM PAROLE REPORTS STAFF IN ORDER TO SUPPORT THE PROJECT'S EXPANDING RESEARCH CAPABILITIES. NUMEROUS TABLES ARE INCLUDED IN THE TEXT AND APPENDED IN THE FORM OF ATTACHMENTS.
Index Term(s): Criminal justice information systems; National Council on Crime and Delinquency; Parole statistics
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