ABSTRACT

Offenders Returning to Federal Prison, 1986-97   [open pdf - 120KB]

"Between 1986 and 1994, 215,263 offenders were released from Federal prison for the first time. Of those offenders, 16% (or 33,855) returned to Federal prison within 3 years. The proportion of offenders returning to prison increased from 11.4% of those released during 1986 to 18.6% of those released during 1994. Among offenders released between 1986 and 1992, the proportion that returned to Federal prison within 3 years increased from 11.4% to 18.2%; of those released between 1992 and 1994, the proportion increased from 18.2% to 18.6%."

Report Number:
NCJ 182991
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Date:
2000-08
Copyright:
Public Domain
Retrieved From:
U.S. Dept. of Justice: http://www.usdoj.gov/
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pdf
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