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States Cut Both Crime and Imprisonment

Accession Number: 028043
Media Type: 
Infographic

This infographic is an excellent visual representation of the relationship between crime and incarceration. “Over the past five years, the majority of states reduced both crime and imprisonment rates. The relationship between crime and incarceration is complex, but states are showing that it is possible to reduce them at the same time.” At the same time the numbers show little impact of declining prison populations on crime rates.

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Publication Year: 
2013
Length: 
1 page
Accession Number: 
028043