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DPIC Year-End Reports

Dec 14, 2018

The Death Penalty in 2018: Year End Report

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 2018 Marked the Fourth Consecutive Year with Fewer than 30 Executions and Less than 50 Death Sentences Washington State Becomes 20th State to End Capital Punishment 

DPIC Year-End Reports

Dec 14, 2017

The Death Penalty in 2017: Year End Report

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE U.S. Sees Second Fewest Death Sentences and Executions in 25 Years Public Support for Death Penalty Drops to 45-Year Low as Four More Death-Row Prisoners Exonerated in 2017 (Washingto…

DPIC Year-End Reports

Dec 21, 2016

The Death Penalty in 2016: Year End Report

Death Sentences, Executions Drop to Historic Lows in 2016 (Washington, D.C.) Death sen­tences, exe­cu­tions, and pub­lic sup­port for cap­i­tal pun­ish­ment all con­tin­ued his­toric declines in 2016. American juries imposed the fewest death sentence…

DPIC Year-End Reports

Dec 15, 2015

The Death Penalty in 2015: Year End Report

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Death Penalty Use in 2015 Declines Sharply Fewest Executions, Fewest Death Sentences, and Fewest States Employing the Death Penalty in Decades (…

DPIC Year-End Reports

Dec 18, 2014

The Death Penalty in 2014: Year End Report

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DEATH PENALTY 2014: FEWEST EXECUTIONS IN 20 YEARSFEWEST DEATH SENTENCES IN 40 YEARS Seven Death Row Inmates Exonerated, Highest in Five Years