News and Analysis
New! SB 1722 SA3 - Safe Neighborhoods Reform Act
New! Prison Population Projections
New! HB 2515 HA1 & SB 2073 - Early Release Eligibility Pool Calculation
New! Dynamic Marginal Costs in Bill Fiscal Impact Analyses
Highlights

Infographic: Prison Resource Consumption by Offense Class

Infographic: Prison Resource Consumption by Offense Class

To illustrate how different offense classes consume resources, SPAC analyzed the data for the average number of exits in each class for 2011, 2012 and 2013.

IDOC Admissions, Exits, and Population Pie Charts

IDOC Admissions, Exits, and Population Pie Charts

IDOC Admissions, Exits, and Population Pie Charts highlights data from State Fiscal Year 2016 and June 30, 2016 Admissions data.

Supplement: Dynamic Marginal Costs in Bill Fiscal Impact Analyses

Supplement: Dynamic Marginal Costs in Bill Fiscal Impact Analyses

For the first time this year SPAC is incorporating dynamic marginal costs into its analyses.

Offender Profiles

Offender Profiles

Who is the average inmate coming out of state prison? What crime did he or she commit? How long did he or she spend in the system? What was his or her experience? To begin answering these questions, SPAC analyzed state prison releases to create an average “profile” using the most often occurring characteristics, as well as average and median lengths of stay.