56 percent

Percentage of nonviolent offenders sent to Oklahoma prisons in FY 2015 who had little or no serious criminal history.

Source: Oklahoma Justice Reform Task Force


Gene Perry worked for OK Policy from 2011 to 2019. He is a native Oklahoman and a citizen of the Cherokee Nation. He graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a B.A. in history and an M.A. in journalism.

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.