The Bail Project – Houston serves people incarcerated at the Harris County Jail in the District Court and County Courts-at-Law court systems.
The number of people incarcerated in Harris County increased about 50% between 1970 and 2017.
The number of women incarcerated in Harris County tripled from 1970 to 2017.
More than twice as many Black people are in jail in Harris County compared to white people, a disproportionate amount in comparison to the overall county population.
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