Data: Mortality in Local Jails and State Prisons, 2000-2012

October 9, 2014
Bureau of Justice Statistics
Statistical Tables

Mortality in Local Jails and State Prisons, 2000-2012 – Statistical Tables is now available at http://www.bjs.gov/index.cfm?ty=pbdetail&iid=5115
Presents national and state-level data on the number of inmate deaths that occurred in local jails and state prisons, the distribution of deaths across jails, and the aggregate count of deaths in federal prisons.