Fact sheet - Less Is More Act Fiscal Impact

Incarcerating individuals for technical violations of parole imposes massive financial costs on New York State and local governments. Analyses from the Council on State Governments, the New York State Association of Counties and the New York City Comptroller indicate that incarcerating people for technical violations of parole costs New York taxpayers well over $600 million each year

 

Read the Less Is More Act Fiscal Impact Fact Sheet here.