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Probation and Parole Populations, 1995

NCJ Number
Date Published
June 1996
5 pages
This press release by the U.S. Department of Justice presents overall data for adults on probation or parole at the end of 1995, as well as State-by-State data, and trend data are shown for each year for 1980-1995.

This press release announces that at the end of 1995, 3.8 million men and women were on probation or parole, an increase of 119,000 during the year. The 3.2% increase was slightly below the annual average rate of 3.4, from 1990 to 1995. Numerical tables present state-by-state counts and rates for both forms of supervision in the community. The overall numbers are also compared with those of the incarcerated population, 1980-95.