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Let’s End Solitary for Youth During COVID—and After
JPI's Executive Director Marc Schindler Michael Umpierre, Director of the Center for Juvenile…
How My Arrest at Age 13 Changed the Shape of My Life
JPI's Associate Tyrone Walker reflects on youth, family, injustice and relationships with police.
Proactive COVID-19 testing of Maryland inmates protects all of us
Chris Beyrer and JPI's Director of Research and Policy Ryan King discuss the need for COVID-19…
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…
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…
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…
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…
Adult Court is No Place for Young People
JPI's Executive Director Marc Schindler and Campaign for Youth Justice's Marcy Mistrett argue that…
The COVID-19 ‘Catch-22’ for Young People Behind Bars
JPI's Executive Director Marc Schindler d iscusses the current reality of y outh in juvenile…
COVID-19 Behind Bars: Release Can Be ‘Lethal’ Without Help
JPI's Executive Director Marc Schindler discusses how, as a response to COVID-19, the release of…
Staff, Youth at Enormous Risk of COVID-19 in Correctional Facilities
JPI's Executive Director Marc Schindler discusses how both staff and youth inside correctional…
After the COVID-19 Release of Prisoners, Who Will Help Them?
JPI's Associate Tyrone Walker shares his experiences and why officials must immediately begin…
Let’s keep youth justice from making the coronavirus worse
JPI's Executive Director Marc Schindler reflects on how r eleasing low risk incarcerated youth will…
Connecticut has reason to celebrate on youth justice reforms
JPI's Executive Director reflects on Connecticut's 10-year-anniversary of raising the age for…
Maryland should follow D.C.’s lead on youth rehabilitation
JPI's Marc Schindler and Tyrone Walker discuss racial injustice in Maryland's justice system.
Maryland’s prisons and an unjust justice system
Discusses JPI's report analyzing the racial injustices that continue to plague Maryland’s…
Ending the violence in Baltimore
JPI's Ryan King, Director of Research and Policy, and Keith Wallington, State Based Strategist,…
How I ‘Jump-Started’ My Life After Prison
Tyrone Walker, JPI Intern and Georgetown Pivot Fellow, writes on the importance of second chances…
Youth rehabilitation in D.C.: From controversy to progress
Executive Director Marc Schindler discusses reforms to the Youth Rehabilitation Act and services…
Paroling elderly inmates is humane solution to costly mass incarceration
Executive Director Marc Schindler discusses geriatric parole and the landmark court ruling —…
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…
A Balanced Response to Youth Violence
Keith Wallington, JPI's State Based Strategist, discusses crime survivor needs and our "Smart,…
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…
It's time to be smarter on crime
JPI State Based Strategist Keith Wallington and Julie Magers of the Leader of the Maryland…
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…

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