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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...

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Thursday, June 11, 2020
PRESS RELEASE: Khalil Cumberbatch Joins Council on Criminal Justice »
Cumberbatch joins national organization focused on enhancing safety and justice   For Immediate Relea...
Thursday, June 4, 2020
Politico: Washington Wrote a Playbook for Preventing Police Violence. What Happened to it? »
Laurie O. Robinson helped lead the push to demilitarize police departments after Ferguson. Now, she’s worried that Preside...
Monday, June 1, 2020
USA Today - Laurie Robinson & Charles Ramsey: Adopt minimum national police use-of-force standards »
Monday’s death of George Floyd, a Minneapolis man pinned to the ground by a police officer applying a knee to his neck, un...
Wednesday, May 27, 2020
Atlanta Journal Constitution: Former GA governor leads push for federal criminal justice reform »
A criminal justice task force chaired by former Gov. Nathan Deal is recommending sweeping changes to the federal system....
Wednesday, May 27, 2020
The Crime Report: Task Force Calls for Independent Oversight of Federal Prisons »
A task force led by current and former justice officials has proposed a 15-point platform to improve the federal criminal...