Dec. 15, 2020 9:40 am
Mass bailout draws attention to health risks, poor conditions for those held on unaffordable bail
The DA, Mayor and First Judicial District have "refused to release most of the people trapped in their deadly jails, with no court dates in sight," PCBF says. On Saturday, the org spent around $250,000 to bail out as many as they could.
Aug. 4, 2020 11:30 am
Assets no more: Racial justice risks in municipal bonds
As a bondholder, you have a fiduciary responsibility to be aware of the risks related to revenue-motivated policing. As a citizen, you have a right to demand justice and equity from your municipality.
Jul. 6, 2016 9:15 am
How minor probation and parole violations are bolstering incarceration rates in Philadelphia
A recent City & State report examined how minor technical violations like being late to meeting with probation officers are contributing to the region's high incarceration rates.