- Of the 21,020 people who were on probation in Kansas, 15,502 completed the probation.
- Over 4.5 million people were on supervision at the end of 2015, a slight decrease from the end of 2014.
- While it is good to hear that the total number of people on supervision is down (even a little) that reduction is from less people being on probation (avoiding going to prison) and more people being on parole type supervision (after already going to prison).
Friday, December 30, 2016
So you wanted some statistics on Federal supervision . . .
Just this month the DOJ Office of Justice Programs Bureau of Justice Statistics (quite a name!) released their Bulletin on probation and parole in the United States for 2015. This little 25 page report is chock full of numbers. A few interesting statistics from the report: