links for 2008-04-24
Posted by clubsodaandsalt on April 24, 2008
The untold story about the drops in crime over the 1990s is that they were largely achieved by locking up a ton of people, not though actually improving our social support systems. A sad core to a story that makes most people happy.
More prisoniana from the same article. Trinidad’s incarceration rate is 1/3 of that in the US.