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California

Year: 
2015

The Jail System

California has 58 counties. According to surveys completed in 2013, there are 149 jail and adult detention facilities, with a population of 82,220 inmates.

The Prison System

As of December 31, 2015, the California prison population was 129,593. The California Department of Corrections & Rehabilitation manages 35 adult institutions and 4 youth facilities. The Department's projected budget in for 2016-17 is $10.6 billion.

The Community Corrections System

On December 31, 2015, the probation population was 263,531 and the parole population was 86,053.

Rates (Per 100K)

Incarceration Rate: 
329
Violent Crime Rate: 
426
Property Crime Rate: 
2,618
Probationers: 
873
Parolees: 
285

Populations

Prison Population: 
129,593
Jail Population: 
82,220
Parole Population: 
86,053
Probation Population: 
263,531

Facilities

Number of State Prison Facilities: 
35 facilities
Number of Jail Facilities: 
149

Prisons

Cost Per Inmate: 
$ 47,421
Employee Positions: 
0