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Colorado 2016

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Year: 
2016

The Jail System

Colorado has 61 jails in 64 counties, with a jail population of approximately 11,660.

The Prison System

As of December 31, 2016, the Colorado prison population was 20,168 located in 23 prisons, with a staff of 4,133 employees and budget of $922 million.

The Community Corrections System

As of December 31, 2016, the Colorado's community corrections population was 38,536 under probation and 8,940 under parole.

Rates (Per 100K)

Incarceration Rate: 
356
Violent Crime Rate: 
343
Property Crime Rate: 
2,741
Probationers: 
1,870
Parolees: 
236

Populations

Prison Population: 
19,981
Jail Population: 
11,660
Parole Population: 
10,186
Probation Population: 
80,740

Facilities

Number of State Prison Facilities: 
20 facilities
Number of Jail Facilities: 
61

Prisons

Cost Per Inmate: 
$ 30,374
Employee Positions: 
4,133
Prison Budget: 
$ 922,000,000