Population in Private Prisons Grew Five Times Faster than Total Prison Population, 2000-2016

beSpacific 2018-08-02

Summary:

“Despite substantial research that challenges the purported cost-saving benefits of private prisons, and the bipartisan consensus on the need to address mass incarceration, from 2000 to 2016 the number of people housed in private prisons increased 47 percent, compared to an overall rise in the prison population of 9 percent, according to a new report […]

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https://www.bespacific.com/population-in-private-prisons-grew-five-times-faster-than-total-prison-population-2000-2016/

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Authors:

Sabrina I. Pacifici

Date tagged:

08/02/2018, 20:52

Date published:

08/02/2018, 17:14