Who’s In Jail In Nevada
Nevada has 17 counties and 24 jail facilities. The state’s jail population in 2005 was 7,110 inmates. The are no jail standards or inspection programs in the state.
The Nevada Prison System
The Dept. of Corrections, governed by the Board of Prisons, managed 12,737 inmates on June 30, 2011. The agency operates 9 institutions, 9 camps, a transition housing center, and a restitution center. The DOC has...