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Saturday December 20, 2014

Assault on officers at Long Creek

The charts below are based on data provided by the Maine Department of Corrections on individual assaults by young inmates on guards at the Long Creek Youth Development Center. The top chart shows assaults on an annual basis starting in 2007. The bottom chart outlines assaults on a month by month basis during the same period. Analysis points to a sharp rise in inmate on officer assaults in the first two months of 2014.

Reported assaults on officers by year

Reported assaults on officers by month

SOURCE: Maine Department of Corrections
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