Profile of all warrant of committal admissions to federal custody, 2014-15: PS84-73/2015E-PDF

“In 2014/15 there were 4,777 warrant of committal (WOC) admissions of offenders to federal custody; this is down considerably from 2012/13 when there were 5,105 WOC admissions. From 2012/13 to 2014/15, the number of women admitted increased from 273 to 363. In 2014/15 8% of all new admissions were women. From 2012/13 to 2014/15, the number of Aboriginals admitted to federal custody decreased from 1145 to 1047. In 2014/15 22% of admissions were Aboriginal. While 39% of all offenders admitted on a WOC in 2014/15 were under the age of 30, 15% were 50 years or older"--Overview.

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Department/Agency Correctional Service Canada. Research Branch.
Title Profile of all warrant of committal admissions to federal custody, 2014-15
Series Title [Special reports] ;
Publication Type Monograph
Language [English]
Other Language Editions [French]
Format Electronic
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Note Issued also in French under title: Profil de tous les délinquants admis dans un établissement fédéral en vertu d’un mandat de dépôt, 2014-2015. Caption title. "June 2015."
Date 2015.
Number of Pages [1] p.
Catalogue Number
  • PS84-73/2015E-PDF
Subject Terms Inmates, Statistics