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Wisconsin 2016

Year: 
2016

The Jail System

Wisconsin has 76 jails in 72 counties, with a jail population of approximately 12,150.

The Prison System

As of December 31, 2016, the Wisconsin prison population was 23,377 located in 25 prisons, with a staff of 6,959 employees and budget of $834 million.

The Community Corrections System

As of December 31, 2016, Wisconsin's community corrections population was 44,489 under probation and 20,401 under parole.

Rates (Per 100K)

Incarceration Rate: 
406
Violent Crime Rate: 
306
Property Crime Rate: 
1,933
Probationers: 
988
Parolees: 
453

Populations

Prison Population: 
23,377
Jail Population: 
12,150
Parole Population: 
20,401
Probation Population: 
44,489

Facilities

Number of State Prison Facilities: 
25 facilities
Number of Jail Facilities: 
76

Prisons

Cost Per Inmate: 
$ 37,994
Employee Positions: 
6,959
Prison Budget: 
$ 834,000,000