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NCJRS Celebrates National Library Week April 12-18

National Library Week

Started in 1958, National Library Week is a nationwide observance celebrated by all types of libraries - including the NCJRS Virtual Library. NCJRS invites you to explore the breadth and scope of the NCJRS Virtual Library collection and services. With more than 220,000 collection documents and 60,000 online resources, including all known Office of Justice Programs works, it is one of the world’s largest criminal justice special collections.

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NCJ Number: NCJ 178234     Find in a Library
Title: Probation and Parole in the United States, 1998
  Document URL: Text PDF 
  Agency Summary: Agency Summary 
Author(s): Thomas P. Bonczar ; Lauren E. Glaze
Corporate Author: Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)
US Dept of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
Date Published: 08/1999
Page Count: 8
  Series: BJS Bulletins
  Annotation: This document reports on the number of persons on probation and parole at yearend 1998 and compares the totals with yearend 1997 and 1990.
Abstract: It lists the number of parolees and probationers in each State, names the States with the largest and smallest parole and probation populations and the largest and smallest rates of community supervision, and identifies the States with the biggest increases. It also describes the race, sex, and Hispanic makeup of these populations and reports the percentages of parolees and probationers completing community supervision successfully or failing because of a rule violation or a new offense.
Main Term(s): Corrections statistics
Index Term(s): Probation statistics ; Parole statistics ; State-by-state analyses ; Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)
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Type: Statistics
Country: United States of America
Language: English
   
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