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NCJ Number: 76698 Find in a Library
Title: Annual Report, 1979-1980 - Secretariat, Royal Canadian Mounted Police, National Parole Board, Correctional Service of Canada
Corporate Author: Canada Solicitor General
Communications Group
Programs Branch
Date Published: 1981
Page Count: 163
Sponsoring Agency: Canada Solicitor General
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0P8, Canada
Type: Report (Annual/Periodic)
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: Canada
Annotation: The accomplishments and activities of the Ministry of the Solicitor General of Canada for the fiscal year April 1, 1970 to March 31, 1980, are presented in both English and French.
Abstract: The activities of four departments are reported: the Secretariat, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), the National Parole Board, and the Correctional Service of Canada (CSC). The reorganization of the Secretariat with new emphasis on its policy and program role at the Federal and Federal-Province levels is discussed. The activities and projects undertaken by the policy and security branch, and the programs branch are detailed. Organizational and administrative features of the RCMP are presented, accompanied by organizational charts, graphs, and tables. Additional data and illustrations depict the RCMP's activities in criminal operations in such areas as commercial crime, drug enforcement, international police activities, electronic data processing security, and policing the North. Major activities of the National Parole Board are discussed in the areas of clemency, parole guidelines, and policy development. Conditional release statistics for 1977-80 are also presented. The reorganization of CSC is described, and activities of both the newly organized branches and the older branches are detailed. Organizational charts of the Secretariat, the RCMP, and CSC are provided. Inmate statistics tables are appended.
Index Term(s): Canada; Corrections statistics; Inmate statistics; Parole statistics; Police statistics; Royal Canadian Mounted Police
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