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NCJ Number: 76861 Find in a Library
Title: Montgomery County (MD) Government Department of Correction and Rehabilitation - Annual Report, Fiscal Year 1980
Corporate Author: Montgomery Cty Dept of Correction and Rehabilitation
United States of America
Date Published: 1980
Page Count: 49
Sponsoring Agency: Montgomery Cty Dept of Correction and Rehabilitation
Rockville, MD 20852
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: Report (Annual/Periodic)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This 1980 annual report of Montgomery County's Department of Correction and Rehabilitation (Maryland) describes the functions and activities during the year of each branch of the department and highlights its major achievements.
Abstract: Activities of the director's office, the detention center, the prerelease center, the alternative community services program, and the correctional training academy are delineated. The department's role as an area research center for the National Institute of Corrections is also described. The department's achievements during fiscal year 1980 include approval and implementation of a career development plan; reimbursement by the State of Maryland for holding State-sentenced inmates at the detention center for a total amount of $525,249; the receipt of $50,000 worth of staff training from the National Institute of Corrections; self-evaluation of the detention center in preparation for undergoing the process to receive formal accreditation; and a role in preparing two legislative bills affecting the correctional system. The major project remaining is to construct an indoor gymnasium at the detention center. A staff educational profile, descriptions of the college intern program, and a staff directory are appended. Some photographs and supporting data are included.
Index Term(s): Correctional planning; Corrections management; Inmate Programs; Maryland
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