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Map showing sentencing enhancement zones covering most of Waterbury, CT but few in Prospect, CT

Data Source: Information can be found in the methodology section of the report. (Map: Peter Wagner, 2014)

This map originally appeared in Reaching too far: How Connecticut’s large sentencing enhancement zones miss the mark.

A comparison of the City of Waterbury (top), and its neighbor, the Town of Prospect (bottom) reveals the stark difference in the law's application between urban and suburban or rural settings.

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