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California’s County Jails

By Magnus Lofstrom, Brandon Martin

In addition, the state prison system has not allowed transfers of jail inmates with prison sentences throughout most of the pandemic, requiring these ...

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Pretrial Risk and Cash Bail

By Justin Goss

Feb 20, 2018 ... Most of California's jail inmates are unsentenced defendants awaiting arraignment, trial, or sentencing—and this heavy reliance on pretrial ...


California’s County Jails in the Era of Reform

By Sonya Tafoya, Mia Bird, Ryken Grattet, Viet Nguyen

This lowered the state prison population-allowing prisons to prioritize beds ... Jails hold both sentenced inmates, who are serving time, and unsentenced ...

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Testimony: Bail and Pretrial Detention

By Sonya Tafoya

Feb 19, 2016 ... The average daily population of California jails was about 73,000 (2nd ... Most jail inmates (46,000) are unsentenced; the remaining 27,000 ...


California’s County Jails

They show monthly averages in areas such as the average daily population (ADP), the percent of unsentenced inmates, the percent of felony inmates, ...


Capacity Challenges in California’s Jails

By Magnus Lofstrom, Katherine Kramer

In the first few months of realignment, California's jail population ... the share of unsentenced inmates in California jails decreased considerably, ...