In Growth of Jail Populations, Rural Areas Outpace Big Cities

https://www.wsj.com/articles/in-growth-of-jail-populations-rural-areas-outpace-big-cities-1497383232?mod=rss_US_News

Rural jails are growing faster than urban jails despite lower crime rates in more sparsely populated areas, according to new research by two nonpartisan groups that support reducing incarceration.

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