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NCJ Number: 82452 Find in a Library
Title: Rhode Island Department of Corrections - Annual Traffic Report, July 1980 - June 1981
Author(s): W J Fontaine
Corporate Author: Rhode Island Dept of Corrections
United States of America
Date Published: 1981
Page Count: 25
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: Report (Annual/Periodic)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: Statistics are presented on the population and capacity of Rhode Island's Adult Correctional Institution (ACI) for the period July 1980 to June 1981.
Abstract: The ACI is experiencing a rapidly increasing prison population. Although a high-security facility was opened during the year, the closing of parts of ACI's maximum-security divisions for court-ordered repairs still left a shortage of space. A dramatic increase in the pretrial population required the conversion of the high-security division's chapel area into a dormitory to accommodate the inmates. Data are presented on the ACI's current population, on the capacity of the various divisions of the ACI, on their population by month and by division, and on other events. Numerous tables are included.
Index Term(s): Corrections statistics; Rhode Island
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