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Nevada

Year: 
2015

The Jail System

Nevada has 17 counties. According to surveys completed in 2013, there are 25 jail and adult detention facilities, with a population of 6,810 inmates.

The Prison System

As of December 31, 2015, the Nevada prison population was 13,071. The Nevada Department of Corrections operates 7 institutions, 10 conservation camps, and two transitional housing centers.

The Community Corrections System

The Department of Public Safety, Division of Parole and Probation supervises approximately 19,000 probationers and parolees state-wide. The Division has ten regional offices throughout the state.

Rates (Per 100K)

Incarceration Rate: 
444
Violent Crime Rate: 
696
Property Crime Rate: 
2,668
Probationers: 
612
Parolees: 
246

Populations

Prison Population: 
13,071
Jail Population: 
6,810
Parole Population: 
5,507
Probation Population: 
13,724

Facilities

Number of State Prison Facilities: 
7 facilities
Number of Jail Facilities: 
25

Prisons

Cost Per Inmate: 
$ 20,656
Employee Positions: 
0