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Number of Jails in the US

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How many jails are there in the US? 3,365. According to the latest Census of Jails available data (1999), published by the Bureau of Justice Statistics, the amount of jail facilities in the US equals&hellip

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Number of Inmates in the US


How many inmates are there in the US? 1,610,446. The latest Bureau of Justice Statistics’â„¢ Bulletin reports that, by the end of 2008, the amount of prisoners in the US was 1,610,446. Among this population,&hellip

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