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Title: Characteristics of Inmate Population - Rhode Island Adult Correctional Institution, April 1, 1980
Author(s): W J Fontaine
Corporate Author: Rhode Island Dept of Corrections
United States of America
Date Published: 1980
Page Count: 128
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Rhode Island Dept of Corrections
Cranston, RI 02920
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: The characteristics of the inmate population at the Rhode Island Adult Correctional Institution on April 1, 1980, are reported.
Abstract: The institution is composed of six divisions: maximum security, medium security, minimum security, the work release program, the drug unit, and the women's division. Inmates awaiting trial are also housed in the facility. Ten inmate variables and their interrelationships are presented in tables are discussed: security classification, age, race, marital status, type of offense, length of sentence, juvenile experience, prior adult sentences, residence, and education at admission. In many cases, comparison data from September 1, 1977, are provided. The report includes 31 tables and data analyses.
Index Term(s): Corrections statistics; Inmate statistics; Rhode Island
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