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Record #188721:

Jails brimming with aboriginal inmates / Katie May.

Title: Jails brimming with aboriginal inmates / Katie May.
Author(s): May, Katie.
Date: 2009.
In: News/North. (2009.), Vol. 64(17) (2009)
Abstract: Discusses study released by Statistics Canada which reveals that, although aboriginal people account for small percentage of Canada's population, they continue to be over-represented in jails. Also considers contribution of alcohol and drug abuse (which constitute higher risk for aboriginal population) to composition of NWT's prison population.
Notes:

News/North. Vol. 64(17) :11 (2009).

Keywords: 323.1 -- National and ethnic minorities.
343 -- Law, criminal.
343.26 -- Prisons.
364.122/.124 -- Social change and associated problems.
J -- Social sciences.
(*3) -- Arctic regions.
(*41) -- Canada.
(*440) -- Northwest Territories.
SPRI record no.: 188721

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