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Connecticut

Year: 
2015

The Jail System

Connecticut has 8 counties. Due to Connecticut's combined jail-prison system, there are no locally operated jails.

The Prison System

As of December 31, 2015, the Connecticut prison population was 15,816. The Connecticut Department of Correction operates a combined jail-prison system which housed approximately 16,023 offenders as of June 30, 2015. There are 15 correctional facilities and 5 parole and community services offices.

The Community Corrections System

The Office of Adult Probation supervised 41,331 total probationers as of January 1, 2016. In FY 2015, the Parole and Community Services Division supervised 3,944 offenders in the community.

Rates (Per 100K)

Incarceration Rate: 
312
Violent Crime Rate: 
219
Property Crime Rate: 
1,812
Probationers: 
1,494
Parolees: 
104

Populations

Prison Population: 
15,816
Jail Population: 
207
Parole Population: 
3,944
Probation Population: 
41,331

Facilities

Number of State Prison Facilities: 
20 facilities
Number of Jail Facilities: 
0

Prisons

Cost Per Inmate: 
$ 50,262
Employee Positions: 
0