A falling crime rate and new reforms to the way juveniles are treated by the criminal justice system have dramatically cut the number of young people in state prisons, according to a new report that highlights the success of some of those reforms. Read more.
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JPI in the News, Criminal Justice News—Here's a list of some must-reads for an attorney general who wants to make a difference in juvenile justice.
JPI in the News, Criminal Justice News—In a letter-to-the-editor in The New York Times, JPI's Jason Ziedenberg discusses what public "safety" means after years of falling crime rates and the persistence of troubling justice policies.
JPI in the News, Criminal Justice News—Michelle Esquenazi owns one of the largest bail bond agencies in New York state. BuzzFeed News explores her controversial line of work.
JPI in the News, Criminal Justice News—A national juvenile justice campaign launched today with the ambitious goals of halving youth incarceration in 15 states over the next five years while expanding community-based alternatives for… Continue
JPI in the News, Criminal Justice News—In the wake of the Ferguson uprising, black students nationwide are indicting the state violence they face in American education everyday.
JPI in the News, Criminal Justice News—With youth crime rates and numbers of incarcerated youths declining , now is the ideal time to review how juvenile incarceration meets the needs of youths, their families and society.