The JFA Institute released their report today:
The U.S. has the world's largest incarcerated population, with 2.2 million Americans in prison or jail on any given day. At the same time, statistics show that there is little relationship between incarceration rates and crime rates, proving that overflowing prisons are not making us safer.
This new report, co-authored by nine leading criminology and penal experts, calls for universal adoption of proven reforms, including reducing time served in prison and eliminating prison time for technical parole and probation violations.
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