chart showing the percentage of charges against people in 32 rural jails that are related to supervision violations. The portions range from 0% in two counties to over 25% in five others

Data Source: Data collected and shared by the Vera Institute of Justice In Our Backyards project. Categories of charges available or included vary by jurisdiction. Data labels are rounded to the nearest percent. See details at https://www.prisonpolicy.org/blog/2020/03/18/detainers/. (Graph: Wendy Sawyer, 2020)

This graph originally appeared in Technical violations, immigration detainers, and other bad reasons to keep people in jail.

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