Graph showing the rate of incarceration in Connecticut increasing from about 60 per 100,000 people in 1973 to over 400 per 100,000 by 2008

Data Source: Bureau of Justice Statistics, Sourcebook of Criminal Justice Statistics. (Graph: Prison Policy Initiative, 2010)

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  • April 5, 2017:
    Policy Analyst Wendy Sawyer will discuss PPI’s recent research as it relates to a community-wide reading of Orange is the New Black. 6:30-8 pm at Emily Williston Memorial Library, Easthampton, MA

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