Justice Reinvestment in Rhode Island Overview

The Justice Reinvestment in Rhode Island Overview highlights recent criminal justice trends in Rhode Island that the Working Group will be exploring in coming months as part of the state’s justice reinvestment effort. Trends highlighted in the report include crime and arrest, Adult Correctional Institutions (ACI) awaiting trial admissions, sentenced ACI populations, probation and parole populations, and recidivism.

July 2015 | The Council of State Governments Justice Center
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