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pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/22239385

Despite only accounting for 6% of the general population, African American males represent nearly 50% of the prison population. To investigate the impact of  ...

www.unodc.org/documents/ungass2016/Contributions/Civil/DrugPolicyAlliance/DPA_Fact_Sheet_Drug_War_Mass_Incarceration_and_Race_June2015.pdf

In total, approximately 57 percent people incarcerated in state prisons, and 77 percent of people incarcerated in federal prisons for drug offenses are Black or ...

blackdemographics.com/culture/crime/incarceration

In 2017 there were 728,017 incarcerated African Americans, 475,900 in State and federal prisons and 250,100 in local, county and municipality jails. NOTE: Those ...

blog.prif.org/2019/01/07/land-of-the-free-and-incarcerated-mass-incarceration-of-people-of-color-in-the-us

Jan 7, 2019 ... Although black people make up only 13 percent of the US population, they make up about 40 percent of those incarcerated. Around 20 percent ...

www.safeandjustmi.org/2019/08/06/a-snapshot-of-michigans-prison-population

Aug 6, 2019 ... The data collected by the MDOC and many other states only include race, not ethnicity, and most commonly only categorize people as “black” or “ ...

www.washingtonexaminer.com/washington-secrets/under-trump-black-prison-rate-lowest-in-31-years-hispanics-down-24

Oct 23, 2020 ... America's imprisonment rate has dropped to its lowest level since 1995, led by a dive in the percentage of blacks and Hispanics sent to jail ...

www.fwd.us/news/ok-incarceration-race

Dec 14, 2020 ... Oklahoma has one of the highest imprisonment rates for Black people in the United States · During COVID, the proportion of prison admissions for ...

newrepublic.com/article/155241/inside-most-incarcerated-zip-code-country

Oct 15, 2019 ... African Americans represent nearly 40 percent of Milwaukee's population, but their political clout has been diminished by laws that suppress the ...

news.gsu.edu/research-magazine/spring2020/incarceration

Apr 29, 2020 ... Research reveals that racial disparities in the U.S. prison population have declined, but Blacks are still serving longer sentences than whites.

www.postcrescent.com/in-depth/news/2020/11/11/racial-justice-wisconsin-blacks-jailed-high-rates-statewide/3519176001

Nov 11, 2020 ... Black Wisconsinites account for 6% of the state's overall population but 38% of all the people in jails and prisons, according to Prison Policy ...

www.bjs.gov/content/pub/pdf/rpasfi2686.pdf

Items 11 - 19 ... Historical statistics on prisoners in State and. Federal ... in the prison population of blacks and of Asians,. 6. ... of the black prison population. 8. 7.