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Fresno County: Adult Arrests and Incarceration

Fact Sheet: Fresno County: Adult Arrests and Incarceration (updated 5/30/2014)

This analysis utilizes official statewide data sources to examine Fresno County’s state and local incarceration trends in comparison to the statewide average. The data demonstrate a significant reduction in the county’s utilization of state prison beds; however, the county continues to detain high numbers of individuals arrested for nonviolent offenses within the local jail system.

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