This is an archived release.
More man-years in the correctional service
The number of man-years in the Correctional Service increased by 7 per cent in 2007 to 4 100 man-years. From 2005 to 2008, the number of man-years increased by 14 per cent.
The total cost of the Correctional Service increased by 9 per cent in 2008 and 29 per cent from 2005. The total costs of the service were NOK 3 billion in 2008.
New indicators for activities and results in the Correctional Service
The new indicators for activities show that the number of prison days spent in Norwegian prisons during 2008 was 1 265 000 days. This is about the same level as in 2007 and is 9 per cent higher than in 2005.
The Correctional Service in StatRes
The Correctional Service in StatRes’s definition encompasses the six Regional Administrations and all subordinate units of the Service (prisons and probation offices), The Correctional Service of Norway Staff Academy (KRUS) and The Correctional Service’s IT Centre (KITT).