New interactive jailing trend website

  • Dec 17, 2015

The VERA Institute of Justice has released a new interactive website to view changes in incarceration trends across America.  The new resource spans over 4 decades of criminal justice census data for jails and provides county-level detail concerning change through 2014.  

The web-design and data exploration tools are courtesy of the Webitects team which also created the design and data visualizations for the JJGPS.

Visit the VERA Incarceration Trends website. 

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