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Arkansas 2016

Year: 
2016

The Jail System

Arkansas has 75 jails in 75 counties, with a jail population of approximately 8,610 .

The Prison System

As of December 31, 2016, the Arkansas prison population was 17,537 located in 19 prisons, with a staff of 3,800 employees and budget of $338 million.

The Community Corrections System

As of December 31, 2016, the Arkansas community corrections population was -- under probation and -- under parole.

Rates (Per 100K)

Incarceration Rate: 
583
Violent Crime Rate: 
551
Property Crime Rate: 
3,269
Probationers: 
1,347
Parolees: 
1,038

Populations

Prison Population: 
17,537
Jail Population: 
8,610
Parole Population: 
23,792
Probation Population: 
30,881

Facilities

Number of State Prison Facilities: 
19 facilities
Number of Jail Facilities: 
75

Prisons

Cost Per Inmate: 
$ 24,391
Employee Positions: 
3,800
Prison Budget: 
$ 338,000,000