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Wednesday, September 2, 2020
The Hill: Why we are leading national efforts on coronavirus and criminal justice »
Across our country, the coronavirus adds pressure over those who live and work within our justice system. From our local j...
Thursday, September 17, 2020
The Crime Report: NY Bail Reform Called ‘Most Dramatic’ in Nation »
After someone is arrested, wrongfully or not, they face the same pretrial system as everyone else. However, not everyone...
Monday, September 14, 2020
NBC News: Government corruption and negligence drive most wrongful convictions, report finds »
In the hallway of a Chicago public housing complex in the summer of 2008, a young man came face to face with a police serg...
Thursday, September 10, 2020
Washington Post: The great experiment »
As the pandemic spread in mid-March, psychologist Kristen Shockley got an email that would turn her life upside down: Her...
Wednesday, September 9, 2020
Bloomberg: Stop Blaming Police Protests for Gun Violence Spikes »
As shootings and homicides have taken a turn for the worse this year in several major U.S. cities, some are pinning the up...

A Message from CCJ Leaders
Monday, April 6, 2020
An Overloaded Criminal Justice System Responds to a Public Health Crisis »
America’s public safety professionals too often operate in a state of near perpetual crisis. Overcrowded cellblocks. Packe...