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NCJ Number: 77702 Find in a Library
Title: Illinois Department of Corrections - Annual Report, Fiscal Year 1980
Corporate Author: Illinois Dept of Corrections
United States of America
Date Published: 1980
Page Count: 32
Sponsoring Agency: Illinois Dept of Corrections
Springfield, IL 62794
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 report describes the activities of the Illinois Department of Corrections during fiscal year 1980 and reviews developments in the area of corrections from 1970 to 1980.
Abstract: Sections focus on the adult division, with about 11,500 inmates and 4,500 employees; the juvenile division which administers 5 residential centers; and the community services division, which provided reentry services to a July 1980 population of 720 at its community correctional centers. The review of developments over the prior 10 years covers the period since the establishment of the Department of Corrections in 1970. Information is provided on volunteer services, legislation, the office of operations, the policy development division, and the office of program services. Also included is information on improvements in health and library services, affirmative action, advocacy services, correctional training programs, recreation opportunities, and management. Tables provide data on inmates and finances for 1980 and on corrections activities from 1970 to 1980. The correctional facilities and their addresses are listed, and photographs are included.
Index Term(s): Correctional reform; Corrections statistics; Illinois
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