U.S. Department of Justice

Corrections Statistics by State

This unique compilation of data provides a visual representation of key statistics for each state as well as a comparison of each state in relation to other states.

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* Rates are per 100,000 people

State Violent Crime Rate* Property Crime Rate* Incaceration Rate* Probationers* Parolees* Cost Per Inmate
Alabama 431 3,351 647 1,655 241 $17,285
Alaska 640 2,885 364 1,308 420 $49,800
Arizona 417 3,399 586 1,418 151 $24,805
Arkansas 460 3,603 578 1,298 962 $24,391
California 402 2,658 353 1,003 298 $47,421
Colorado 308 2,659 384 1,942 267 $30,374
Connecticut 263 1,974 338 1,515 94 $50,262
Delaware 491 3,066 442 2,209 90 $32,967
Florida 470 3,105 524 1,491 30 $20,553
Georgia 366 3,347 533 6,829 353 $21,039
Hawaii 252 3,054 257 1,958 158 $43,070
Idaho 217 1,864 466 2,634 323 $19,545
Illinois 380 2,274 377 1,253 299 $38,268
Indiana 357 2,854 454 2,471 207 $14,823
Iowa 271 2,194 279 1,233 235 $32,925
Kansas 340 2,947 328 756 187 $18,207
Kentucky 210 2,363 462 1,505 440 $14,603
Louisiana 519 3,582 847 1,192 815 $17,486
Maine 129 2,292 148 629 2 $46,404
Maryland 474 2,664 353 884 122 $38,383
Massachusetts 413 2,051 192 1,273 41 $47,102
Michigan 450 2,328 441 2,305 240 $28,117
Minnesota 234 2,420 189 2,446 144 $41,364
Mississippi 275 2,725 692 1,402 305 $17,177
Missouri 433 3,137 521 1,094 416 $22,350
Montana 253 2,557 357 1,066 128 $30,227
Nebraska 262 2,623 263 960 88 $35,950
Nevada 603 2,838 460 565 258 $20,656
New Hampshire 215 2,194 215 379 214 $34,080
New Jersey 289 1,883 252 1,639 216 $54,865
New Mexico 613 3,705 321 1,057 127 $35,540
New York 394 1,825 271 688 291 $60,076
North Carolina 342 3,128 356 1,242 94 $29,965
North Dakota 270 2,094 211 860 99 $39,271
Ohio 286 2,928 446 2,802 188 $25,814
Oklahoma 441 3,274 659 882 87 $18,467
Oregon 254 3,174 385 1,228 753 $37,784
Pennsylvania 335 2,061 391 1,705 1,029 $42,339
Rhode Island 257 2,442 194 2,737 55 $49,133
South Carolina 509 3,624 447 964 150 $18,299
South Dakota 317 1,915 428 1,084 405 $19,703
Tennessee 591 3,181 438 1,278 272 $24,532
Texas 408 3,258 602 2,043 569 $21,390
Utah 224 2,950 242 554 162 $29,349
Vermont 121 2,214 251 1,148 217 $49,502
Virginia 196 2,066 446 841 28 $25,129
Washington 289 3,710 256 1,762 294 $46,897
West Virginia 300 2,104 367 574 173 $16,976
Wisconsin 278 2,189 370 1,051 455 $37,994
Wyoming 205 2,198 395 1,165 174 $44,472
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