[Register for Webinar] Stepping Up 101: A Primer for Veterans Justice Outreach Specialists

The Legislative Primer Series on Front End Justice: Mental Health

For people in the midst of a mental health crisis, the criminal justice system and jail are all too often the first or only available response—but not necessarily the best. Today, a person who is experiencing a mental health crisis is more likely to encounter law...
[Register for Webinar] Stepping Up 101: A Primer for Veterans Justice Outreach Specialists

Out of Sight: The Growth of Jails in Rural America

This report from the Vera Institute of Justice reveals a striking shift in the geography of incarceration: jails are now most heavily used in the least populous areas. While urban pretrial detention rates began to level off or decline in the new millennium, rural...