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Crime Victims Agree Violent Offenders Should Also Get Community Treatment

JPI staff Ryan King and Jeremy Kittredge discuss our new report "Smart, Safe, Fair: Strategies to Prevent Youth Violence, Heal Victims of Crime, and Reduce Racial Inequity."

Common Ground Possible on Healing Victims, Preventing Violence

Discusses our report "Smart, Safe and Fair: Strategies to Prevent Youth Violence, Heal Victims of Crime and Reduce Racial Inequality."

A Balanced Response to Youth Violence

Keith Wallington, JPI's State Based Strategist, discusses crime survivor needs and our "Smart, Safe, and Fair: Strategies to Prevent Youth Violence, Heal Victims of Crime, and Reduce Racial Inequality" report.

On the one year anniversary of Md.'s Justice Reinvestment Act, we don't have enough data to analyze its efficacy

JPI's Ryan King and Keith Wallington weigh in on the one year anniversary of Maryland's Justice Reinvestment Act.

[PRESS RELEASE] On the first anniversary of the Justice Reinvestment Act, a new Justice Policy Institute policy brief calls for full implementation

Justice Reinvestment Act Press Release. 

Virginia attorney general calls for reforming state’s bond system

Cites JPI's Bail Fail report. 

Drug court should be helpful in long run

Cites JPI's Addicted to Courts report. 

Teens Have It Tough; Why Are We Making Things Harder?

Cites JPI's the Dangers of Detention report.

Tony Evers supports cutting prison population 50%, but releasing thousands of violent criminals?

Cites JPI's research director, Ryan King on people who are incarcerated for violent offences. 

It's time to be smarter on crime

JPI State Based Strategist Keith Wallington and Julie Magers of the Leader of the Maryland Prisoners’ Rights Coalition discuss Maryland's need for smart on crime reforms.

Can we Improve Outcomes for Justice-Involved Youth by Keeping Them Closer to Home?

Cites JPI's The Costs of Confinement report. 

'3 strikes' and Mississippi taxpayers out $40 million a year

Cites JPI's Racial Divide: California's 3 Strikes Law report.

More States Need to Limit Solitary Confinement, Which Doesn’t Work

Cites JPI's affiliation to Stop Solitary for Kids.

Report Shows Support for Serving Youth Charged With Violent Offenses in the Community

Features JPI's Smart, Safe, and Fair report.

For youthful offenders, incarceration doesn't always equal accountability

Executive Director Marc Schindler comments on youth involved in the justice system, and JPI's new Smart, Safe and Fair report. 

[PRESS RELEASE] New Report Details Crime Victims’ Support for Juvenile Justice Reforms

Smart, Safe, and Fair report Press Release. 

Crime Victims Join Advocates to Urge Community Alternatives for Even Violent Offenders

Piece about JPI's new report, " Smart, Safe, and Fair: Strategies to Prevent Youth Violence, Heal Victims of Crime, and Reduce Racial Inequality."

Youth Need Community-Based Treatment, Not Jails: Study

Piece about JPI's new report, "Smart, Safe, and Fair: Strategies to Prevent Youth Violence, Heal Victims of Crime, and Reduce Racial Inequality."

Bail bond industry a strong lobby in Raleigh

Cites JPI's For Better or For Profit report. 

Parental activism: Changing the narrative of the school-to-prison pipeline

Cites JPI's Education Under Arrest report.

As Anne Arundel students get ready to return to classrooms, the school safety debate centers on resources

Quotes Executive Director Marc Schindler.

Throwing Children Away: The School-to-Prison Pipeline

Cites JPI's Education Under Arrest report.

New ideas needed to replace San Francisco’s Log Cabin Ranch for troubled youth

Cites JPI's the Cost of Confinement report. 

Recreational Therapy Is Lifesaver for Kids in Juvenile Detention

Cites JPI's Executive Director Marc Schindler. 

Zero Tolerance And Detention Don't Work In Juvenile Justice. They Don't Work In Immigration Either

Cites JPI's The Dangers of Detention report. 

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