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Resource ID: #14308
Subject: Prisons
Source: Journal (Poughkeepsie, N.Y.)
Date: July 1997



A study of local jail bookings from 1988 through April 1997 quantified suspected racial inequities and trends in incarceration: One in 12 resident black men were found to be jailed annually, with blacks having far higher rates of arrests, incarceration and length of stay.

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