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NCJ Number: 77468 Find in a Library
Title: Florida Parole and Probation Commission, Annual Report 40th, July 1, 1979 to June 30, 1980
Corporate Author: American Psychiatric Assoc
United States of America
Date Published: 1980
Page Count: 27
Sponsoring Agency: American Psychiatric Assoc
Arlington, VA 22209
Type: Report (Annual/Periodic)
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: The activities of the Florida Parole and Probation Commission from July 1, 1979, to June 30, 1980, are reported.
Abstract: The report describes the commissioners and their staff, presents a brief history of the commission, and highlights the year's major accomplishments. It focuses on the activities of the commission's various departments and includes a statistical presentation and financial statement. Special attention is given the activities following the implementation of both the State's new objective parole criteria and the recent requirement that a presumptive parole release date be set for each inmate. During the report year, 6,335 paroles were granted, compared to 4,324 in the previous year. Mandatory conditional releases numbered 1,413; and in 1,761 revocation proceedings, parole or mandatory conditional release was revoked in 1,023 cases. Data tables are included.
Index Term(s): Florida; Parole statistics
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