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Title: Michigan Department of Corrections 1979 Statistical Presentation
Corporate Author: Michigan Dept of Corrections
United States of America
Date Published: 1980
Page Count: 70
Sponsoring Agency: Michigan Dept of Corrections
Lansing, MI 48913
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: Statistics on Michigan's correctional system for 1979 are presented.
Abstract: Introductory sections focus on important prison issues in 1979 and on the organization of the Department of Corrections. A section on court dispositions provides data on dispositions by district and type and a 6-year comparison chart. Prison commitments by age, sex, race, minimum term, and crime area are included in another section. One focusing on prisoners and prisons includes a facilities summary, prison population figures, GED (general educational development) testing data, descriptions of institutions, health care information, and inmate employment statistics. A parole section provides data on paroles and continuances and information from followup studies of first paroles for 1974 and 1975. A review of community programs covers program movements and changes, financial data, and resident statistics. Other sections are concerned with general finances and personnel data. Maps, charts, and tables are included.
Index Term(s): Correctional institutions (adult); Correctional institutions (juvenile); Corrections statistics; Court statistics; Michigan; Parole statistics
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