Beyond 20/20 Inc.

16 Flips | 1 Magazine | 1 Follower | @Beyond2020Inc | Smart Innovations in Data Analytics

Why we spend billions to keep half a million unconvicted people behind bars

At any given time, roughly 480,000 people sit in America's local jails awaiting their day in court, according an estimate by the International Centre for Prison Studies<b>,</b> a research group based in England. These are people who have been charged with a crime, but not convicted. They remain innocent …