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News from past 90 days

Pennsylvania offers a new 'smart on crime' approach. But does it actually work?

Quoting JPI's Jason Ziedenberg. 

How ‘Raise the Age’ Laws Might Reduce Recidivism

Citing JPI's Raise the Age report. 

Shifting Policies Will Turn Back the Clock on Private Prisons Reform

JPI's Paul Ashton weighs in on the for-profit private prison industry. 

Lead Poisoning, a Persistent Sign of Poverty, Is Linked to School Suspensions and Lower Student Test Scores

Citing JPI's Sticker Shock.

Pretrial release programs critical to eliminating cash bail

Citing JPI's Bailing on Balitmore. 

Resource deputies to remain at schools, must prove program’s success

Citing JPI's Education Under Arrest. 

Life in the hole: Solitary confinement is a cauldron meant to destroy

JPI Board Member Marcus Bullock tells why we must #StopSolitaryForKids. 

Urban Agenda KMOJ (FM)

JPI's Marc Schindler discusses Raise the Age. 

Attorney general calls for harsher sentences on drug offenses despite conflicts

Citing JPI's Jason Ziedenberg. 

A 17-year-old is not an adult, and shouldn’t be treated as such. Even felons.

Citing JPI's Raise the Age report.

Young people without lawyers costs all of us

JPI's Marc Schindler weighs in on Gault's 50th anniversary. 

Raise the age, or pay the price

Citing JPI's Raise the Age report.

What If You Can't Afford Bail? A Few Large Companies Rake In Billions In Bond Business

Citing JPI's For Better or For Profit.

Mother's Day: Spare a Thought for Moms with Kids Behind Bars

Citing JPI.

How to ensure men are not locked out of society after having been locked up

Citing JPI.

JPI Statement on Attorney General’s Sentencing Directive

Session’s charging memo is a huge step backward that will raise taxpayers' costs, with no public safety benefit.

Raise the age: Texas' 17-year-old offenders don't belong in prisons with adults and that should change.

Citing JPI's Raise the Age report. 

Raise the Age Wave Stalled in Michigan, But Gathering Strength in Texas, North Carolina

Citing JPI's Raise the Age report. 

New York State Resolves To Raise the Age for Juvenile Court Proceedings

Citing JPI's Marc Schindler on our new Raise the Age report.

Justice Policy Institute Commends New York’s Landmark Raise the Age Legislation

New York joins the growing list of states implementing safer, more cost effective raise the age polices

Missouri fails 17-year-old offenders

Citing JPI's Raise the Age report.

Angola is not only a prison, but a very expensive nursing home

Citing JPI's Defining Violence. 

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