This document contains the following information: Prison Statistics England and Wales 2001.
This document contains the following information: This annual publication presents a range of statistics on the prison population and system during the year.
Individual chapters deal with: prison population in 2001; remand prisoners; young offenders and adults under sentence; life sentence prisoners; ethnic group, nationality and religion; prison regimes, conditions and costs; offences and punishments; reconviction of prisoners discharged from prison in 1998; parole and home detention curfew; research on prison related topics; directory of related internet sites.
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