2015 Prisoner Count with HIV Lowest in Two Decades

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About 17,150 state and federal prisoners were known to have HIV (human immunodeficiency virus) at the end of 2015, the U.S. Bureau of Justice Statistics reports. That was the lowest number since 1991, the first year BJS began collecting HIV data on prisoners In 1991, 17,680 prisoners . . .

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