Bail Bond Policy

Examining the effects of bail bond policy and pretrial release programs in county jails.

Alaska Washington Oregon Idaho Montana Wyoming California Nevada Utah Arizona Colorado New Mexico North Dakota South Dakota Nebraska Kansas Oklahoma Texas Minnesota Iowa Missouri Arkansas Louisiana Wisconsin Illinois Michigan Indiana Kentucky Tennessee Mississippi Ohio West Virginia Alabama Florida Georgia South Carolina North Carolina Virginia Hawaii District of Columbia Maryland Delaware New Jersey Connecticut Rhode Island Massachusetts New Hampshire Vermont Maine New York Pennsylvania New Hampshire Vermont Massachusetts Rhode Island Connecticut New Jersey Delaware Maryland
24 Hour Bail Bonds - Find a Bail Bondsman

United States County Jail Data

The United States has an inmate population of over 746,367 (some states were not counted by the Department of Justice) housed in 3,181 jails and employs an estimated detention staff of 230,007. The average incarcertation rate is 226 inmates per 100,000 citizens. There are 420 mens facilities, 31 womens facilities, and 2,777 all gender facilities in the U.S. The staff to inmate ratio in the United States is 2.74510. Their are 746,367 probation, 1,492 prerelease, 380 youth, and 313 drug facilities. Of the 746,367 inmates 40,504 are housed in small facilities (less than 100), 90,633 are housed in facilities holding 100-499 inmates, 120,502 are housed in facilities holding 500-999 inmates, and 373,156 inmates are incarcerated in facilities that can hold 1,000 or more inmates.