Prison Overcrowding: North Dakota

Below is a summary of information including: statistics from North Dakota’s Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, an overview of the state’s corrections system, as well as helpful references and points of contact.

Facts and Figures FY 2008

DOC COSTS

  • Annual budget – $65 million
  • Percentage of the state general fund – 5.4%
  • Average annual cost per inmate – $30,495

DOC STAFF and POPULATION

  • Total incarcerated under DOC jurisdiction – 1,827
  • Total number of prisons – 3

Organization of state divisions, view here.

PAROLE

  • Population – 531
  • Average annual cost per parolee – $3,562

POINTS OF CONTACT

Organization of DOC Executive Staff, view here.

HELPFUL LINKS

North Dakota Department of Corrections

See also:

Oklahoma Prison Overcrowding