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Working for a Better Future: How expanding employment opportunities for D.C’s youth creates public safety benefits for all residents
- Spike Bradford, Justice Policy Institute, Apr 26, 2012
This brief examines the intersection of youth employment and public safety in Washington, D.C.
Federal Folly: FY2012 U.S. Department of Justice Budget Gorges on Prisons, Gouges Juvenile Justice
- Justice Policy Institute, Nov 21, 2011
The proposed 2012 budget for the U.S. Department of Justice puts locking people up ahead of reducing delinquency, protecting youth, and improving outcomes for the formerly incarcerated.
Finding Direction: Expanding Criminal Justice Options by Considering Policies of Other Nations
- Amanda Petteruti, Justice Policy Institute, Apr 20, 2011
Amidst a fiscal crisis and dropping crime rates, policymakers in the U.S. ought to consider looking outside its borders for examples of effective criminal justice policies.
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