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Maryland

Year: 
2015

The Jail System

Maryland has 24 counties. According to surveys completed in 2013, there are 32 jail and adult detention facilities, with a population of 11,520 inmates.

The Prison System

As of December 31, 2015, the Maryland prison population was 20,764. The Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services Division of Correction operates 24 prisons and pre-release centers.

The Community Corrections System

As of Dec. 31, 2015, there were 76,505 adults on probation and 10,887 adults on parole.

Rates (Per 100K)

Incarceration Rate: 
339
Violent Crime Rate: 
457
Property Crime Rate: 
2,315
Probationers: 
1,637
Parolees: 
233

Populations

Prison Population: 
20,764
Jail Population: 
11,520
Parole Population: 
10,887
Probation Population: 
76,505

Facilities

Number of State Prison Facilities: 
24 facilities
Number of Jail Facilities: 
32

Prisons

Cost Per Inmate: 
$ 38,383
Employee Positions: 
0