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TOTAL CORRECTIONS POPULATION (2012, except a 2010, b 2011)
Total Incarcerated, Prison and Jail 63,468
Prison Population 37,044
Jail Population 26,424a
Prison Incarceration Rate (per 100,000) 451
Jail Incarceration Rate (per 100,000) 349a
Probation Population 55,685b
Parole Population 2,244b
Life Sentences (% of Prison Population) 2,145 (N/A)
Life without Parole (% of Prison Population) 774 (N/A)
Juveniles Serving Life without Parole 8
GENDER-SPECIFIC IMPRISONMENT (2012)
Males in Prison 34,150
Females in Prison 2,894
RACE/ETHNICITY-SPECIFIC IMPRISONMENT (2005)
White Imprisonment Rate (per 100,000) 396
Black Imprisonment Rate (per 100,000) 2,331
Hispanic Imprisonment Rate (per 100,000) 487
RACIAL/ETHNIC DISPARITY IN INCARCERATION (2005)
Black: White Ratio 5.9:1
Hispanic: White Ratio 1.2:1
JUVENILES IN CUSTODY (2011)
Total Juveniles In Custody 1,686
Juvenile Custody Rate (per 100,000) 136
Committed 1,128
Detained 555
Diverted 0
FELONY DISENFRANCHISEMENT (2010, except a 2012)
Disenfranchised Population (% of State Population) 451,471 (7.3%)a
Disenfranchised African Americans (%) 242,958 (20.4%)a
Disenfranchised in Prison and Jail 0
Disenfranchised on Parole Eligible to vote
Disenfranchised on Probation Eligible to vote
Disenfranchised Post-Sentence Eligible to vote
STATE CORRECTIONS EXPENDITURES (In Millions) (2012) $1,269

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State Contacts: Virginia

Gail Arnall
Offender Aid and Restoration of Arlington County
1400 N. Uhle Street, Suite 704, Arlington, VA 22201
phone: (703) 228-7030
fax: (703) 228-3981

http://www.oaronline.org

Edward A. Hailes
The Advancement Project
1220 L Street, NW Suite 850 Washington DC 20005
phone: (202) 728-9557
fax: (202) 728-9558

http://www.advancementproject.org

Carla Peterson
Virginia CURE
P.O. Box 2310 Vienna VA 22183
phone: (703) 272-3624
fax: (703) 765-6549

http://www.vacure.org

Barbara Slayden
Offender Aid and Restoration of Richmond, Inc.
1 N. 3rd Street, Suite 200, Richmond, VA 23219
phone: (804) 643-2746
fax: (804) 643-1187

http://www.oarric.org

Kent Willis
ACLU of Virginia
530 East Main Street, Suite 310, Richmond, VA 23219
phone: (804) 644-8022
fax: (804) 649-2733

http://www.acluva.org