Cheryl L. Kates P.C.


Men Behind Bars and the Women Who Love Them

Their Quest for Freedom. In NYS, there are currently 52,344 inmates housed in NYS facilities (2). There are 10,540 inmates who are married (2). This represents 21% of the total inmate population (2). 60% of the inmates have children (married or not) (2). Maintaining family ties is closely associated with successful re-entry. The family unit is important when looking at how incarcerated people re-enter society Most people at some point do return to our communities. Read more…