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September is #MarylandMonth at JPI!

In honor of "Maryland Month," JPI will be highlighting various aspects of the Maryland justice system throughout the month of September.  These include statistics relating to jails, prisons, parole, probation, pretrial services, community supervision, treatment, demographics on who is in the system, what taxpayers spend on the system, and ways to put the hard numbers on Maryland’s overuse of incarceration into context.   The series starts with JPI’s factsheet on Maryland's demographics, available here.

We encourage you to join us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram using #MarylandMonth as we share this information.  Feel free to download the images below and post away!

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Read JPI's archive of Maryland reports or click on some more recent titles below:

Bailing on Baltimore
When Treatment is Punishment
Baltimore Behind Bars


Factsheet Sources:

U.S. Census Bureau. “State & Country QuickFacts: Maryland.” Published 2014. Accessed July 3, 2014. quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/24000.html.

 Bureau of Labor Statistics. Preliminary 2013 Data on Employment Status by State and Demographic Group (Washington, DC). Accessed July 1, 2014. www.bls.gov/lau/ptable14full2013.pdf.

Maryland State Archives. "Maryland At A Glance > Economy > Employment > Unemployment Rates." Published 2014. Accessed July 1, 2014. http://msa.maryland.gov/msa/mdmanual/01glance/economy/html/unemployrates.html

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