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Service provider organisation—number of escapes, total N[NN]

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Metadata item type:Help on this termData Element
Short name:Help on this termNumber of escapes
Synonymous names:Help on this termEscapes from secure perimeter; Escapes from legal custody.
METeOR identifier:Help on this term387491
Registration status:Help on this termCommunity Services (retired), Standard 14/09/2009 [Non DictionaryHelp on this term]
Definition:Help on this term

The total number of successful incidences of escape from the agency or organisation.

Data Element Concept:Service provider organisation—number of escapes

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Representational attributes

Representation class:Help on this termTotal
Data type:Help on this termNumber
Format:Help on this termN[NN]
Maximum character length:Help on this term3
Proposed unit of measure:Help on this termEscapes

Data element attributes

Collection and usage attributes

Guide for use:Help on this term

This data standard is used to count both the number of successful escapes from within a secure perimeter of a remand/detention centre by clients who are under the supervision of the centre, and the number of successful escapes from legal custody (other than from within the secure perimeter of a remand/detention centre) by clients who are under direct, physical supervision of the centre. Note: escapes whilst on escorted leave should be included.

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This data standard should count the total number of successful escapes in a set 12 month reporting period. This is a count of the number of episodes of an individual involved in an incident of escape. For example, if three people escape in one incident, this will be counted as three episodes. In addition, if an individual escapes multiple times, they should be counted for each escape.

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Source and reference attributes

Origin:Help on this term

National Corrections Advisory Group 1999. National Corrections Advisory Group Data Collection Manual 1998-99. Canberra. Viewed 10 November 2006.

Relational attributes

Related metadata references:Help on this term

Supersedes Service provider organisation—number of escapes (Juvenile Justice), total N[NN] Community Services (retired), Superseded 14/09/2009

Implementation in Data Set Specifications:Help on this term
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Custody Escapes cluster Community Services (retired), Standard 14/09/2009

DSS specific attributes +

Juvenile Justice Centre file cluster Community Services (retired), Standard 14/09/2009

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