Oct. 12, 2016 11:43 am
The system is broken.
Aug. 22, 2016 3:03 pm
Can't make bail? That's time in jail before your trial — and a 30 percent higher chance of committing a more serious felony upon release.
Apr. 14, 2016 8:22 am
The grant will fund a plan to reduce the prison population by 34 percent. That's 2,380 people currently in jail and not in jobs.
Apr. 13, 2016 2:27 pm
Two identical "Clean Slate" bills were just introduced in the state Senate and House with bipartisan support.
Apr. 4, 2016 2:58 pm
The museum has commissioned an interactive digital questionnaire that prompts visitors to choose one of four rationales for why prisons exist.
Apr. 30, 2014 12:03 pm
The four-year old nonprofit Gearing Up has made an effort to track its community impact through comprehensive annual reports. Its latest report, looking at 2013, was released last week, and the data shows increases in participation and effectiveness. “Data is really important to Gearing Up so that we can quantify our work and learn from […]