Have you ever been to jail/prison or know anybody who has been?

I haven't but i just learned about the crazy high crime and incarceration rates in the US. the US makes up 4.4% of the population of the entire planet, yet 20% of the entire worlds prison population are US Americans.

the poll is only for people living in the us but everyone else is invited to comment.

have you ever been to jail or prison or do you know someone who has? if yes, why?

Bonus question: why do you think this is?
Neither was i ever in prison/jail nore do i know anybody personally
Vote A
i was never in prison/jail but i know someone personally
Vote B
i did prison/jail time myself
Vote C
i don't live in the US
Vote D
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