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Title: Description of the Residents of the Massachusetts Correctional Institutions on January 1, 1976
Author(s): R Patrician
Corporate Author: Massachusetts Dept of Correction
United States of America
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 61
Sponsoring Agency: Massachusetts Dept of Correction
Milford, MA 01757 -369
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
Document: PDF
Type: Statistics
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: Designed as a reference document, this report provides data on the background, criminal history, and commitment characteristics of the population of Massachusetts correctional institutions as of January 1976.
Abstract: The data is presented in extensive tabular form with minimal explanatory narrative. Characteristics of the population such as committing court, minimum sentence in years, present offenses, marital status, type of military discharge, community affiliation, occupation, offense history, educational history, drug use, parole and parole violation history, incarceration history, age and age-offense relationships, and involvement in the furlough program are indicated. Missing data are noted.
Index Term(s): Computer generated reports; Corrections statistics; Evaluation; Inmate statistics; Massachusetts
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