ODOC population at 62,000
April 27, 2017
• Another agency population record
Oklahoma City – On April 25, during the monthly Board of Corrections meeting at the Dick Conner Correctional Center in Hominy, Oklahoma Department of Corrections (ODOC) Director Joe M. Allbaugh informed board members that the agency had a record number of individuals in the system.
“Today we have 62,000 in our system,” said Director Allbaugh. “What bothers me is back in December we hit a record population of 61,000. It has taken just four months for an additional 1,000 people to be included in our numbers of incarcerated, supervised, and county...