Rafael Otto

Oregon State Seal Capitol

Oregon inmates released early mirror recidivism of those serving full sentences

By: - May 12, 2022

An initial assessment of 266 inmates released early from Oregon prisons during the pandemic showed they were no more likely to commit new crimes than those who serve their full sentences. The state Criminal Justice Commission said in a recent report that recidivism rates and patterns were comparable, and slightly lower, to a recent cohort […]