Southeast Washington 2014 Jail Capacity

This chart compares the 2014 average daily jail populations of seven southeast Washington counties to their rated jail capacities, which includes original design capacity plus or minus capacity changes resulting from building additions, reductions, or revisions. As shown here, Asotin, Columbia, Franklin, and Whitman Counties’ jails experienced overcrowding in 2014, with the average daily population exceeding their jails’ capacities.

Find more jail population data in the CrimeStats database.

A comparison of jail capacity to average daily populations in 2014