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Jails in Indian Country, 2016   [open pdf - 451KB]

"An estimated 2,540 inmates were held in 80 Indian country jails at midyear 2016, a 1.2% increase from the 2,510 inmates held in 76 facilities at midyear 2015 (figure 1). The average number of inmates per operating facility remained relatively stable between 2015 (33) and 2016 (32), but increased from 26 inmates in 2000 (table 1). At midyear 2016, jails in Indian country were rated to hold an estimated 4,090 inmates, up from 3,800 in 2015."

Report Number:
NCJ 250981; National Criminal Justice 250981
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2017-12
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Public Domain
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Bureau of Justice Assistance: https://www.bja.gov
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