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Percent of the Oklahoma Department of Corrections budget spent on probation and parole, despite having 45% of offenders in these categories.
Number of Oklahoma children adopted out of foster care in Oklahoma in FY2016, the highest number since 1998
Percent increase in the cost of a ticket for speeding 20mph over the limit between 1992 and 2016, from $107 to $265.25
Source: OK Policy
Oklahoma children and teen deaths per 100,000 in 2014, down from 46 in 2008
Source: KIDS COUNT
Percentage of nonviolent offenders sent to Oklahoma prisons in FY 2015 who had little or no serious criminal history.
Violent crimes per 100,00 of the population in Oklahoma in 2016
Source: America’s Health Rankings