All posts tagged "Incarceration"
Are Drug Courts the Answer For Addicts Who Commit Crimes?
The answer is a lot more nuanced than you'd think.
FCC Lowers the Cost of Prison Phone Calls
Connecting communities, even behind bars.
Does Juvenile Incarceration Actually Work?
Locking up children may actually lead to more crime.
Top Political Moments at the 2015 Oscars
The 2015 Oscars were filled with important, and some regrettable, political statements from Hollywood's top brass.
Incarceration Figures Drop, But Community Support is Essential to Public Safety
Early last week the Bureau of Justice Statistics revealed that for the first time since 1980 the federal...
The Fair Sentencing Act Aims to Align Drug Sentencing Disparities
As a part of the "war on drugs," a law was passed in 1986 that criminalized the use...
The Costs of Criminalizing Homelessness
Trying to get by without a reliable place to stay is difficult. But it becomes nearly impossible when...