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Fact Sheet: DOJ Report on Prisoners in 2008

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In Category : Criminal Justice Reform

The Department of Justice released its annual survey of prisons this week, reporting that more than 1.6 million people are currently incarcerated in a federal or state prison. The report shows that although the growth in imprisonment is down, the number of people in prison is still increasing, up more than 12,000 people from last year.


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