County Jails in Maryland – Inmate Population by the Numbers

maryland county jail inmate populationMaryland has an inmate population of 13,097 housed in 30 jails and employs an estimated detention staff of 5,064. The state has an incarcertation rate of 233 inmates per 100,000 citizens. There are 1 mens facilities, 0 womens facilities, and 29 all gender facilities in Maryland. The staff to inmate ratio in Maryland is 2.6. The state has 16 probation, 20 prerelease, 2 youth, and 8 drug facilities. Of the states 13,097 inmates 291 are housed in small facilities (less than 100), 3,847 are housed in facilities holding 100-499 inmates, 607 are housed in facilities holding 500-999 inmates, and 8,352 inmates are incarcerated in facilities that can hold 1,000 or more inmates. Continue reading

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Bureau of Justice Releases Prisoners in 2011 Report

The bureau of justice prisoners in 2011 reportBureau of Justice has released its Prisoners in 2011 Report. Presents data on prisoners under the jurisdiction of federal and state correctional authorities on December 31, 2011, collected from the National Prisoner Statistics series. The report compares changes in the prison population during 2011 to changes from yearend 2000 through yearend 2010. It explores factors leading to the second straight year of decline in the state prison population, as well as continued growth in the federal prison population. Findings cover data on decreasing admissions and releases in state prisons; imprisonment rates for prisoners sentenced to more than one year, by jurisdiction, age, race, Hispanic origin, sex, and offense distributions of prisoners; and the contribution of California’s new Public Safety Realignment policy on the national state prison population. Continue reading

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New York: Top County Jails in New York by Inmate Population

New York Bail BondsNew York has an inmate population of 32,324 housed in 70 jails and employs an estimated detention staff of 21,082. The state has an incarcertation rate of 167 inmates per 100,000 citizens. There are 18 mens facilities, 2 womens facilities, and 54 all gender facilities in New York. The staff to inmate ratio in New York is 1.5. The state has 52 probation, 8 prerelease, 28 youth, and 5 drug facilities. Of the states 32,324 inmates 1,235 are housed in small facilities (less than 100), 5,730 are housed in facilities holding 100-499 inmates, 3,230 are housed in facilities holding 500-999 inmates, and 22,129 inmates are incarcerated in facilities that can hold 1,000 or more inmates. If you are looking for New York bail bondsman who service bail bonds in New York browse to the jail where you need to post bail and fill out the bail bondsman form on that jails page.

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The Prison Industrial Complex – Infographic

With more and more studies revealing how private prisons don’t save public money, the for-profit caging of America is clearly little more than a growing outlet of corporate greed. Take a look at the current state of the private prison system, and see why our criminals are our problem – not something to be passed off to private interests. Continue reading

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Ohio Jails: Top 10 County Jails in Ohio by Inmate Population

Ohio Jail Inmate PopulationOhio has an inmate population of 20,196 housed in 102 jails and employs an estimated detention staff of 6,579. The state has an incarcertation rate of 176 inmates per 100,000 citizens. There are 12 mens facilities, 0 womens facilities, and 92 all gender facilities in Ohio. The staff to inmate ratio in Ohio is 3.1. The state has 52 probation, 39 prerelease, 6 youth, and 14 drug facilities. Of the states 20,196 inmates 2,276 are housed in small facilities (less than 100), 7,896 are housed in facilities holding 100-499 inmates, 3,104 are housed in facilities holding 500-999 inmates, and 6,920 inmates are incarcerated in facilities that can hold 1,000 or more inmates. If you are looking for Ohio bail bondsman who service bail bonds in Ohio browse to the jail where you need to post bail and fill out the bail bondsman form on that jails page. Continue reading

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