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One in 100

Behind Bars in America 2008

One in 100
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 A 2008 report by Pew's Public Safety Performance Project detailed how, for the first time in history, more than one in every 100 adults in America were in jail or prison—a fact that significantly impacts state budgets without delivering a clear return on public safety.
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Report Assets

Date:
February 28, 2008
Contacts:
Jennifer Laudano | 202.540.6321
Project:
Public Safety Performance Project
Issues:
Recidivism, Corrections Costs, Probation and Parole, Prison Population

Related RESEARCH & ANALYSIS

PCS.PRODUCTION.1.20140421.1115 (PEWSUWVMWAPP02)