The Numbers Say it All
People are in prison, parole & probation
People are locked up in U.S. prisons
The annual cost to keep people in prisons
There are more Prisons than Universities in the U.S.
1 in 4
Inmates on the entire planet are in U.S. prisons
to keep one person in federal prison for one year
1 in 28
Children have one or more parents incarcerated.
The prison population has increased 400% since the 1980's.
of the people in prison are minorities