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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 Sadie Rose-Stern, Director of Communications and External Affairs 202.888.6748.

Teens Have It Tough; Why Are We Making Things Harder?
Cites JPI's the Dangers of Detention report.
Drug court should be helpful in long run
Cites JPI's Addicted to Courts report.
Tony Evers supports cutting prison population 50%, but releasing thousands of violent criminals?
Cites JPI's research director, Ryan King on people who are incarcerated for violent offences.
It's time to be smarter on crime
JPI State Based Strategist Keith Wallington and Julie Magers of the Leader of the Maryland Prisoners’ Rights Coalition discuss Maryland's need for smart on crime reforms.
Can we Improve Outcomes for Justice-Involved Youth by Keeping Them Closer to Home?
Cites JPI's The Costs of Confinement report.
'3 strikes' and Mississippi taxpayers out $40 million a year
Cites JPI's Racial Divide: California's 3 Strikes Law report.
More States Need to Limit Solitary Confinement, Which Doesn’t Work
Cites JPI's affiliation to Stop Solitary for Kids.
Report Shows Support for Serving Youth Charged With Violent Offenses in the Community
Features JPI's Smart, Safe, and Fair report.
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 Smart, Safe and Fair report.
Youth Need Community-Based Treatment, Not Jails: Study
Piece about JPI's new report, " Smart, Safe, and Fair: Strategies to Prevent Youth Violence, Heal Victims of Crime, and Reduce Racial Inequality ."
Crime Victims Join Advocates to Urge Community Alternatives for Even Violent Offenders
Piece about JPI's new report, " Smart, Safe, and Fair: Strategies to Prevent Youth Violence, Heal Victims of Crime, and Reduce Racial Inequality."
Smart, Safe, and Fair: Strategies to Prevent Youth Violence, Heal Victims of Crime, and Reduce Racial Inequality
Smart, Safe, and Fair: Strategies to Prevent Youth Violence, Heal Victims of Crime, and Reduce Racial Inequality
Bail bond industry a strong lobby in Raleigh
Cites JPI's For Better or For Profit report.
Parental activism: Changing the narrative of the school-to-prison pipeline
Cites JPI's Education Under Arrest report.

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