1 in every 32 U.S. adults behind bars, on probation or on parole in 2005!?

Which is a higher per capita rate then red China, infact its the highest in the world! Since our system is't working what is a viable solution? 1 in every 32 U.S. adults behind bars, on probation or on parole in 2005 The Associated Press 12/01/06 "AP" -- -- -A record 7 million people — or... show more Which is a higher per capita rate then red China, infact its the highest in the world!

Since our system is't working what is a viable solution?

1 in every 32 U.S. adults behind bars, on probation or on parole in 2005

The Associated Press

12/01/06 "AP" -- -- -A record 7 million people — or one in every 32 American adults — were behind bars, on probation or on parole by the end of last year, according to the Justice Department.

Of those, 2.2 million were in prison or jail, an increase of 2.7 percent over the previous year, according to a report released Wednesday.

More than 4.1 million people were on probation and 784,208 were on parole at the end of 2005. Prison releases are increasing, but admissions are increasing more
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