Photo Series on Incarcerated Life Over the Age of 50

August 21, 2015 | by Ron Levine | Narratively

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Photographer Ron Levine has documented the lives of incarcerated elderly people throughout the United States and Canada. Inmates over 50 years old make up the fastest-growing age group among U.S. prisoners. There are more than 246,600 elderly people incarcerated in this country as of 2012—click here to learn some of their stories.

Photographer Ron Levine has documented the lives of incarcerated elderly people throughout the United States and Canada. Inmates over 50 years old make up the fastest-growing age group among U.S. prisoners. There are more than 246,600 elderly people incarcerated in this country as of 2012—click here to learn some of their stories.