TITLE

The population boom

AUTHOR(S)
Furniss, Jill R.
PUB. DATE
February 1996
SOURCE
Corrections Today;Feb96, Vol. 58 Issue 1, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the increase in prison populations across the United States. Impact of longer sentences and parole policies on increase; Steps taken by federal and state prison systems to reduce overcrowding of prisons; Statistics on prison population from the Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS); State recording highest imprisonment; Explantions for prison growth; What most prison facilities are seeking to do.
ACCESSION #
9603292811

 

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