Tag Archives: Prisons

State News
November 20, 2015

Shumlin: inmate population at lowest point since early 2000s

Rutland and Windsor County programs recognized

Between 1997 and 2008, Vermont’s prison inmate population grew by 86 percent. After years of work to create a more rational criminal justice system that locks up fewer Vermonters that trend has been reversed, and today Vermont’s inmate population…