Federal Prison Population Spiked 790 Percent Since 1980

prisonAnd by this we will be known. ‘…The U.S. federal prison population has increased almost 790 percent since 1980 from about 25,000 inmates to 219,000 in 2012, according to a new Congressional Research report. Federal prisons make up the largest component of a U.S. prison system that dwarfs all others in the world

To think this is the home of the brave and land of the free. Federal Prison Population Spiked 790 Percent Since 1980

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