Florida Jails and Bail Bonds

Examining the effects of bail bond policy and pretrial release programs in county jails.
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Florida Jails and Bail Bonds


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Florida has an inmate population of 62,803 housed in 95 jails and employs an estimated detention staff of 19,064. The state has an incarcertation rate of 347 inmates per 100,000 citizens. There are 13 mens facilities, 2 womens facilities, and 86 all gender facilities in Florida. The staff to inmate ratio in Florida is 3.3. The state has 54 probation, 30 prerelease, 16 youth, and 13 drug facilities. Of the states 62,803 inmates 826 are housed in small facilities (less than 100), 5,577 are housed in facilities holding 100-499 inmates, 7,791 are housed in facilities holding 500-999 inmates, and 48,609 inmates are incarcerated in facilities that can hold 1,000 or more inmates. If you are looking for Florida bail bondsman who service bail bonds in Florida browse to the jail where you need to post bail and fill out the bail bondsman form on that jails page.

Showing 55 of 78 jails in Florida in areas with population greater than 50,000. If you don't see the jail you are looking for, check in the dropdown box to the left (all jails are listed there).

Source: Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)