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Pub. Type Report
Title Census of Jail Facilities, 2006
Author(s) Stephan, James
Walsh, Georgette
Subtitle/Series Name
Pub. Date Dec 2011
Abstract Presents findings from the ninth in a series of complete enumerations of local jails since 1970. The data include changes in the number of jurisdictions and facilities, functions, confined inmates, and inmate-to-staff ratios. Findings are presented on the number of jurisdictions by size, incarceration rates, judicial sanctions, jail staff, and the number operated publically or under contract to county or city governments.
Issue/No. NCJ 230188
Producer United States Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics
Place of Production Washington, DC

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