Series VPRS 6430
Personal Description Registers Of Prisoners Received
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Date Range: Series 1957 - By 1965
  Series in Custody 1957 - By 1965
  Contents 1957 - By 1965
Public Access: Closed
Location: Other
Format of Records: Physical
 
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1957 - By 1965 Langi Kal-Kal Youth Training Centre (previously Male Reformatory Prison 1950 to 1965) VA 2545
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1996 - 2003 Correctional Services (known as CORE, the Public Correctional Enterprise) VA 4367
2003 - cont Corrections Victoria VA 4819
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  • How to use the Records
    Knowing the approximate date when the prisoner was received into custody, consult the records description list for the relevant unit. Call up the unit.

  • Function / Content
    The purpose of the registers was to maintain a record, including personal description, of prisoners received into custody. Information recorderd includes the local gaol number assigned to the prisoner; prisoner's registered number; name; number of previous convictions; date of birth; birthplace; physical description; descriptive marks; religion; ability to read or write; occupation; date photographed; date finger printed; home address; when received; where from; purpose; offence; sentence date; sentence, court and judge.

  • Recordkeeping System
    The registers are arranged in chronological order. The information in the registers is arranged in chronological order by date of receipt into custody and then by local gaol number order.

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P0000 1957 - By 1965 Closed 2
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