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Mon December 19, 2011
Why are so many young Americans (more than 1 in 3) being arrested?
The United States has the highest incarceration rate in the world. That detail gives our country a bad reputation around the globe.
Now, it seems our reputation for incarceration won't be helped by this new fact: "By age 23, up to 41 percent of American adolescents and young adults have been arrested at least once for something other than a minor traffic violation," according to a report by ABC News.