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Justice Policy Institute Decries Resumption of Federal Executions
The Justice Policy Institute (JPI) strongly opposes the actions of the United States Department of…
Public Defenders Take to the Streets in a Call for Racial Justice
Cites JPI's "Rethinking Approaches to Over Incarceration of Black Young Adults in Maryland" policy…
Protests continue for the 11th straight day in Baltimore following the death of George Floyd
Cites JPI's "Rethinking Approaches to Over Incarceration of Black Young Adults in Maryland" policy…
Minneapolis Public Schools Voted To End Its Contract With The City’s Police After The Death Of George Floyd
Quotes JPI's Executive Director Marc Schindler.
Over 200 coronavirus cases reported in Maryland Prison system, department says
Quotes JPI's Director of Research and Policy Ryan King.
Growing Old in Prison: How Md. Is Working to Ease Path to Release for a Low-Risk, High-Cost Population
Quotes JPI's Executive Director Marc Schindler.
Incarceration Increases Young Black Men’s Risk of Repeatedly Being Violently Injured
Cite JPI's "Rethinking Approaches to Over Incarceration of Black Young Adults in Maryland" policy…
SHOT BY POLICE, THEN CONVICTED IN A MURDER HE SAYS HE DIDN’T COMMIT. NOW HE’S FACING COVID-19 BEHIND BARS.
Cite's JPI's "Maryland Faces COVID-19 Catastrophe in Prison without Immediate Steps to Decarcerate"…
D.C. should act now to save the lives of returning citizens
Cites JPI's new resource "DC Jail and COVID-19."
Maryland Reports First Inmate Death From COVID-19 Pandemic
Cite JPI's advocacy of the list of demands sent to Maryland Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan that could…
Release Nonviolent Inmates and Juveniles So They Can Social Distance From Home
Cite JPI's " Rethinking Approaches to Over Incarceration of Black Young Adults in Maryland " policy…
Coronavirus spreads in DC region’s prisons as families, advocates worry and seek action
Cite JPI's advocacy of the list of demands sent to Maryland Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan that could…
Advocates Reiterate Plea For Prisoner Release, Call Hogan’s Actions ‘Unconscionable’
Quotes JPI's Associate Tyrone Walker on the call for depopulating Maryland's state and local…
Marylanders Worry About Loved Ones Behind Bars Amid COVID-19 Pandemic
Highlighting JPI's #DECARCERATECOVID-19 virtual press conference.
Advocates Urge Release of Older Prison Population Due to COVID-19
Quotes JPI's Associate Tyrone Walker.
Coronavirus Pandemic: Prison Population Vulnerable During Crisis
Quotes JPI's Executive Director Marc Schindler.
Coronavirus in Prisons: Advocates Urge Release of Geriatric Population
Quotes JPI Associate Tyrone Walker.
State halts prison, juvenile justice facility visits indefinitely amid coronavirus outbreak
Quotes JPI's Executive Director Marc Schindler on Coronavirus press release.
Bill Would Remove Md. Governor’s Office From Parole Decisions
Quotes Keith Wallington, JPI's State Strategiest.
Central Florida prosecutors, defenders team up with Morgan & Morgan to create Community Bail Fund
Cites JPI's "Bail Fail" report.
The next step in Connecticut’s juvenile justice reform
Quotes JPI's "Raise the Age" report.
MD Gov. Calls Crime in Baltimore ‘Urgent Crisis’
Quotes JPI's Executive Director Marc Schindler.
Maryland leads the nation in incarcerating young black men
Discusses JPI's "Rethinking Approaches to Over Incarceration of Black Young Adults in Maryland"…
In Sacramento, Youth Activists Push to Get Police Out of Schools
Quotes JPI's Executive Director Marc Schindler on the use of School Resource Officers.
Latest indictments of Maryland jail guards feed long-raging debate around need for corrections reforms
Quotes JPI's Executive Director Marc Schindler on our “Rethinking Approaches to Over…

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