U.S. Department of Justice

Jails in Indian Country, 2012

Publication year: 2013

Library ID

  • 027417


Other Information

  • 2013
  • 18 pages
“This report examines the trends from 2000 to 2012 in the number of adults and juveniles held, type of offense, number of persons confined on the last weekday in June, peak population, average daily population, admissions in June, and average expected length of stay in jail at admission. It also provides data on rated capacity, facility crowding, and jail staffing in June 2012, and counts of inmate deaths and suicide attempts.” There was an increase in the inmate population of 5.6% since midyear 2011 with an average expected length of stay of five days.