Pretrial Detention Indicator

Pretrial Detention measures the rate at which persons who are detained pretrial for any length of time in either the St. Louis Justice Center or Medium Security Institution per 1,000 residents age 17 and over

Latest Measure (2017)

Pretrial Detention Score 34 Indicator scores are represented on a scale from 1 to 100.
Disparity Ratio 2.95 Disparity direction: black-white
Persons held in pretrial detention in St. Louis City jails

Black residents are held in pretrial detention three times as often as white residents.

Source: St. Louis City Department of Corrections; American Community Survey 1-year PUMS


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