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Census of Local Jails, 1988, Volume II: Data for Individual Jails in the Northeast

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Date Published
August 1991
Information from questionnaires completed by all the locally administered jails in Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania were used to compile these statistical tables showing inmate populations, jail capacities, inmate deaths, correctional personnel, facility characteristics, correctional expenditures, and inmate programs during fiscal year 1988.

The data also show inmate characteristics, the housing of Federal and State prisoners in jails, population movement between July 1987 and June 1988, inmate deaths, and the ages and planned changes in jail facilities. Other tables show the number and types of jail payroll and nonpayroll employees, the number of jail inmates per employee by staff occupation, participation in work release and weekend sentence programs, community service programs, other alternatives to institutionalization, and medical facilities in jails. Survey instrument

Date Published: August 1, 1991