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If you click the source for that 10% number, it's the judge himself.


> Nationally, the recidivism rate after incarceration is over 75 percent, with close to 50 percent of ex-convicts committing a new crime that can land them back within a year, according to a 2014 report by the U.S. Department of Justice. But Cicconetti claims to have a recidivism rate of only 10 percent.

I'd like to know what the DOJ's numbers would say for his area... and similar counties in the area.

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