Dollars A Year
California’s 2018-19 prison budget totaled $12.1 billion. This equates to approximately $81,000 a year per inmate.
more likely to be jobless
Incarcerated adults are nearly five times more likely to be unemployed than the general population.
More than 90% of Second Chance job readiness training graduates secure full-time employment within the first 30 days following completion of the program.