U.S. Correctional Population Dips Again

May 2013
Criminal Justice Research Review;May/Jun2013, Vol. 14 Issue 5, p82
The article focuses on a correctional census conducted by the U.S. federal government agency Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) to measure the adult correctional population. It presents a chart showing adult residents supervised by the adult correctional system during 2001-2011. It discusses the changes in correctional population components including probationers, parolees and local jail inmates.


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