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Sexual Victimization Reported By Adult Correctional Authorities, 2009–11

This report presents “counts of nonconsensual sexual acts, abusive sexual contacts, staff sexual misconduct, and staff sexual harassment reported to correctional authorities in adult prisons, jails, and other adult correctional facilities in 2009, 2010, and 2011.

Incarceration Rates and Traits of Sexual Minorities in the United States: National Inmate Survey, 2011–2012

This report discusses the characteristics of sexual minority US inmates.

Environmental Scan 2016

This report gives a broad overview of selected current and anticipated trends. It can used by corrections professional to inform their work.

The Continuing Leverage of Releasing Authorities: Findings from a National Survey

This is the first survey of parole boards in nearly 10 years. It provides a database for understanding the policy and practice of releasing authorities.

Jail Incarceration Trends

An interactive map from Vera that provides information on the incarcerate rate in jails for every county in the United States.

Wisconsin Department of Corrections Interactive Dashboards

This website links to interactive data dashboards from the Wisconsin DOC on Admissions, Releases, and Point-in-Time Population for Prisons.

By the Numbers: Parole Release and Revocation Across 50 States

This report overviews the movements between prison and parole by state, focusing on the decision points of parole release and revocation.

Declines in Youth Communities and Facilities in the 21st Century

This report examines the major reduction in the number of teenagers committed to juvenile facilities in this century and public safety impacts.

Environmental Scan 2015

This report gives a broad overview of selected current and anticipated trends. It can used by corrections professional to inform their work.           

U.S. Prison Population Trends 1999-2014: Broad Variation Among States in Recent Years

A comparative analysis of U.S. Prison Population Trends 1999-2014 reveals broad variation in nationwide incarceration trends across states.      

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