Here, you can learn JPI's perspective on criminal and juvenile justice systems and how we can improve the well-being of people and communities, including our most recent press releases, appearences in the media, and other criminal and juvenile justice related news.

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More cops in schools affects children of color the most
Cites JPI's Education Under Arrest: The Case Against Police in Schools report.
Do school resource officers keep schools safer?
Executive Director Marc Schindler speaks about why hiring more counselors and psychologists instead…
Do Police Officers In Schools Really Make Them Safer?
Quotes Executive Director Marc Schindler on the effectiviness of SROs in schools.
As new bill attempts to overhaul juvenile justice system, what you need to know about the Lincoln Hills controversy
Cites JPI's Sticker Shock report.
Local Restorative Justice Could Be Best Kind of Diversion for Youth
Quotes JPI's Sticker Shock report.
Hogan’s crime bills won’t actually reduce crime
As the legislature debates Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan's regressive crime bills, Marc Schindler and…
Long Creek’s new leader concedes juvenile facility’s at a crossroads
The Portland Press Herald cites JPI's work on per-resident cost, in which Maine is among the…
The Problem with Private Prisons
Cites JPI's Gaming the System report.
Murder, Scandal and a State Intervention: What's Going on With Baltimore's Police Department?
Quoting Marc Schindler, Executive Director.
A cycle-breaking program Baltimore could use
Cites JPI's The Right Investment report.
Bail Fail in Maryland: An Industry Corrupting the Process and Breaking the Law
JPI urges Maryland legislators to join the national movement to end punitive and ineffective…
Recommended juvenile justice reforms could transform Alabama
Cites JPI's Sticker Shock report.
Keep kids out of the courts
Cites JPI's work on juvenile incarceration costs.
Rethinking bail: Pretrial release and apps among trends here and nationwide
Cities JPI's Bail Fail report.
In Depth: Virginia's Parole System Under the Microscope Part 1
Cites JPI's Virginia's Justice System report.

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