Denver’s jail population is shrinking and officials hope new practices will hasten the decline

Denver’s jail population is on the decline after reaching near-crisis levels last winter, and officials hope that several new practices will continue to reduce the number of people who spend time in the city’s two jails.

Since January, the average daily population at both jails has declined from 2,277 to 2,152 in June, according to data provided by the sheriff’s department.

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Denver’s jail population is shrinking and officials hope new practices will hasten the decline

Denver’s jail population is on the decline after reaching near-crisis levels last winter, and officials hope that several new practices will continue to reduce the number of people who spend time in the city’s two jails.

Since January, the average daily population at both jails has declined from 2,277 to 2,152 in June, according to data provided by the sheriff’s department.

Read the full article here.

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