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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.

For media inquiries, contact Olivia Martinez, Communications Specialist, at office (202) 888-6784 or cell (714) 600-4463or contact Marc Schindler, Executive Director, at office (202) 568-6569.

Commentary: Our Work to Reform the Juvenile Justice System Is Not Yet Complete
Citing JPI's Raise the Age report.
Youth Advocates Release Statement Opposing the President's Comments Encouraging Use of Force Against Community Members
JPI joins partner organizations across the juvenile justice and criminal justice field for a statement on President Trump's comments.
The mounting costs of nationwide immigration enforcement
JPI staff writes about the costs of crimmigration .
Kamala Harris wants to offer states money to end “money bail” systems that are often discriminatory
Citing JPI's Bail Fail.
The Constitution and students’ rights
Citing JPI's Education Under Arrest.
It’s time to end cash bail that leads unfairly to time in jail
Citing JPI's Bail Fail.
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.
The Cost of Crimmigration: Exploring the Intersection Between Criminal Justice and Immigration
Exploring the intersection between criminal justice and immigration
Lead Poisoning, a Persistent Sign of Poverty, Is Linked to School Suspensions and Lower Student Test Scores
Citing JPI's Sticker Shock.
How ‘Raise the Age’ Laws Might Reduce Recidivism
Citing JPI's Raise the Age report.
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.

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