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It's time to acknowledge that long prison terms do not prevent violence
JPI's Executive Director Marc Schindler and Director of Research and Policy Ryan King discuss we…
DC Police tweet implies gun crimes would worsen if bill passed to release some young violent offenders. One councilmember says no evidence of that
This piece originally appeared on WUSA9 November 11, 2020.
D.C.’s promising initiative for young incarcerated people
JPI's Associate Tyrone Walker and Joel Castón discuss D.C. Jail’s Young Men Emerging…
Violent crime in Baltimore is no laughing matter, Gov. Hogan
Cites JPI's "Rethinking Approaches to Over Incarceration of Black Young Adults in Maryland" policy…
‘The Doors Don’t Lock’ in DC Jail Program for Young Adults
Quotes JPI's Executive Director Marc Schindler and JPI's Associate Tyrone Walker and cites our two…
D.C. and Maryland have new policies allowing prisoners to vote. Making it happen is hard.
Quotes JPI's Associate Tyrone Walker.
‘A disjointed system’: Policing policies fuel criminalization of youth
Quotes JPI's Director of Organizational Impact Paul Ashton.
Heller School graduate discusses bail funds, problems with U.S. cash bail system
Cites JPI's "Bail Fail" report.
Efforts Intensify for Incarcerated Citizens’ Right to Vote
Cites JPI's "Rethinking Approaches to Over Incarceration of Black Young Adults in Maryland" policy…
Ideas Presented on Criminal Justice Reform
Cites JPI's "Rethinking Approaches to Over Incarceration of Black Young Adults in Maryland" policy…
TN Spends Millions on Police at Schools. Will COVID-19 Prompt Changes?
Quotes Executive Director Marc Schindler and cites JPI's "The Presence of School Resource Officers…
Statewide nonprofit puts youth incarceration under the microscope
Cites JPI's "Sticker Shock 2020" report.
There’s a Movement to Defund School Police, Too
Quotes JPI's Executive Director Marc Schindler on the use of SROs.
Youth Prisons: Why Are We Paying to be Less Safe?
JPI's Executive Director Marc Schindler and JPI's Associate Tyrone Walker discuss the need to close…
New York City Pushes Toward Goal of Zero Girls in Detention With New Program
Cites JPI's "Sticker Shock 2020" report.
When America's schools reopen, police don't belong there
JPI's Executive Director Marc Schindler discusses SROs and JPI's "The Presence of School Resource…
Community members protest police presence in Albuquerque Public Schools
Cites JPI's "Education Under Arrest" report.
Report: Youth Prisons Too Costly, Ineffective
Cites JPI's "Sticker Shock 2020" report.
Youth Corrections Chiefs, Prosecutors Call for Shutting ‘Inhumane’ Youth Prisons
Quotes JPI's Executive Director Marc Schindler and discusses JPI's "Sticker Shock 2020" report.
Dozens of Prosecutors and Youth Corrections Officials Call to Close All Youth Prisons
Cites JPI's "Sticker Shock 2020" report.
Dozens gather at socially distanced UMD protest to hear demands of Black Terps Matter
Cites JPI's "Rethinking Approaches to Over Incarceration of Black Young Adults in Maryland" policy…
Justice Policy Institute Decries Resumption of Federal Executions
The Justice Policy Institute (JPI) strongly opposes the actions of the United States Department of…
Inside Chicago's decadelong fight to defund police in schools
Quotes Executive Director Marc Schindler and cites JPI's "The Presence of School Resource Officers…
[PRESS RELEASE] Justice Policy Institute Opposes Resuming Federal Executions, Scheduled to Start Tonight
The Justice Policy Institute (JPI) strongly opposes the decision of the United States Department of…
Removing police presence from schools to end school-to-prison pipeline
Quotes Executive Director Marc Schindler and cites JPI's "Sticker Shock 2020" report.

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