Category: 50-State Summit on Public Safety

New Mexico, Iowa, Connecticut Convene State Forums on Public Safety

By CSG Justice Center Staff New Mexico, Iowa, and Connecticut are the latest in a series of states to hold state forums on public safety as a continuation of the 50-State Summit on Public Safety that took place in November 2017 in Washington, DC. Approximately 50 people attended the New Mexico forum on June 19, …

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Michigan, Oregon, Wyoming Hold State Forums on Public Safety

By CSG Justice Center Staff In recent weeks, Michigan, Oregon, and Wyoming became the latest states to host forums on public safety as a continuation of the 50-State Summit on Public Safety held in November 2017 in Washington, DC. All three forums were facilitated by staff from The Council of State Governments (CSG) Justice Center. …

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Insights and Action Items from the 50-State Summit on Public Safety

By CSG Justice Center Staff On Nov. 13 and 14, state and local leaders from all 50 states convened in Washington, DC, for the 50-State Summit on Public Safety. Sponsored by The Council of State Governments (CSG) Justice Center and the Association of State Correctional Administrators, the summit prepared state leaders to develop effective solutions …

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Deputy Attorney General Rosenstein Delivers Remarks at the 50 State Summit on Public Safety

The United States Department of Justice Remarks as prepared for delivery Thank you, Alan, for that kind introduction.  It is a privilege to be here this morning. I want to thank the Council of State Governments and the Association of State Correctional Administrators for putting on this program.  I understand that this summit is the …

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Teams from All 50 States Gather to Examine Local Criminal Justice Trends, Learn from One Another and Develop Solutions

By CSG Justice Center Staff Corrections directors, state legislators, law enforcement officials and behavioral health professionals from all 50 states gathered today at The 50-State Summit on Public Safety, an unprecedented event designed to help critical leaders examine individual state trends in crime, arrests, corrections populations, addiction and mental health, and ultimately develop integrated approaches …

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End “Stovepipe Approach” to Public Safety, State Officials Told

The Crime Report By Ted Guest To many Americans, “criminal justice reform” means addressing two prominent challenges: reining in abusive police officers or cutting prison populations. This week, the Council of State Governments Justice Center and the Association of State Correctional Administrators brought teams from all 50 states to Washington, D.C., to underline the fact that reform means much …

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Rep. Charles Graham to Participate in Crime Summit

The Robesonian By Robesonian Staff A state lawmaker from Lumberton has been selected to participate in a national summit to study crime and correctional systems. Rep. Charles Graham will take part in the 50-State Summit on Public Safety, which takes place Nov. 13 and Nov. 14 in Washington, D.C. Leaders from each of the 50 …

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