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How many offenders are on probation?

The probation population decreased by 38,300 probationers during 2012, from 3,981,100 to 3,942,800. You can view data and links to recent publications concerning probation and the number of offenders on probation by visiting the Probation section of our site. Our annual Probation and Parole in the United States reports present the number of persons on probation (and parole) at yearend, by state, with percent changes in each state during the year.

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