State ranked 1st in count of kids of jailed parents

Research finds 16% affected

Posted: November 24, 2017 at 1:05 a.m.

A map showing children of incarcerated parents

A map showing children of incarcerated parents

Arkansas surpasses all other states in the percentage of its children who have had a parent or guardian locked up, according to a new report by the Annie E. Casey Foundation.

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