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News from past 90 days

Governor’s Crime Package Won’t Stop Crime

Following Governor Hogan’s crime package announcement, JPI calls for effective action informed by data and facts.

Baltimore officials hoping to bring anti-violence program to city

Quoting Marc Schindler, Executive Director.

Marc Schindler: Harsh treatment for teens won't work

JPI's Executive Director Marc Schindler discusses excessive use of force and solitary confinement in a youth correctional facility.

It’s time to close all youth prisons

JPI's Executive Director Marc Schindler and Vincent Schiraldi, Senior Research Scientist at the Columbia Justice Lab, advocate for the closure of youth facilities.

How Incarceration Impacts LGBTQ Youth's Mental Health

Citing JPI's Juvenile Justice Factsheet.

Governor Hogan, Don’t echo President Trump on crime

The Governor should heed his own words and “explore better, smarter options” that research shows will reduce crime and help make our communities safer.

How the School-to-Prison Pipeline Works

Citing JPI's work around School Resource Officers. 

Justice Department Ends Era of Pushing Police Reform

Quoting Marc Schindler, Executive Director.

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