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Q&A

  • How many juveniles are incarcerated in the United States?
    Statistics on the number of juveniles that are incarcerated can be found in the Juveniles in Correct... Read More
    Last Updated: December 28, 2016

  • Where can I learn more about the reentry of justice-involved individuals to the community?
    An extensive list of resources is available on the Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA)-supported Nati... Read More
    Last Updated: December 30, 2016

  • How much does it cost per day to house an inmate in a state prison?
    The cost per day to house an inmate is available in State Corrections Expenditures, FY 1982-2010, a ... Read More
    Last Updated: December 29, 2017

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Publications

  • Prisoners in 2016, BJS, January 2018, NCJ 251149. (36 pages).
    Agency Abstract   PDF (Summary)   PDF (Full Report)   NCJRS Abstract   

  • Second Chance Act Adult Offender Reentry Demonstration Projects Evidence-Based Practices: Prosocial Behavior Change Techniques, NIJ-Sponsored, June 2017, NCJ 251444. (34 pages).
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract   

  • Caring for Those in Custody: Identifying High Priority Needs To Reduce Mortality in Correctional Facilities, NIJ-Sponsored, 2017, NCJ 251437. (42 pages).
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract   

  • TECHBeat, November 2017, NIJ-Sponsored, November 2017, NCJ 251431. (10 pages).
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  • The Relationship between Prison Length of Stay and Recidivism: A Study using Regression Discontinuity with Multiple Break Points, BJS-Sponsored, October 2017, NCJ 251410. (86 pages).
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract     Find in a Library

  • American Indian and Alaska Natives in Local Jails, 1999-2014, BJS, September 2017, NCJ 250652. (5 pages).
    Agency Abstract   PDF (Summary)   PDF (Full Report)   TEXT  NCJRS Abstract   

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