Category: law enforcement and reentry

[Register for Webinar] Meeting the Needs of Individuals with Substance Use Disorders: Strategies for Reentry from Jail

Hosted by the National Association of Counties This webinar will highlight strategies counties can use to help individuals successfully return to their communities, including how to develop a community-based treatment infrastructure and create a comprehensive reentry treatment plan. This is the third of a three-part webinar series on Substance Abuse Interventions for Justice-Involved Individuals, which focuses on …

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Apply Now: Innovative Responses to Behavior in the Community—Swift, Certain, and Fair Supervision

The U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) is seeking applications for the FY 2018 Innovative Responses to Behavior in the Community: Swift, Certain, and Fair (SCF) Supervision program. Grants will provide funding for state and local parole and probation agencies to help prevent recidivism and reduce crime in their jurisdictions through the use …

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Governor Cuomo Unveils 22nd Proposal of 2018 State of the State: Restoring Fairness in New York’s Criminal Justice System

Office of the Governor On January 3rd, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced the 22nd proposal of his 2018 State of the State agenda – a sweeping, five-pronged reform package to overhaul the State’s criminal justice system. This comprehensive package—the most progressive set of reforms in the nation—will guarantee fairness for the accused by reshaping New …

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