You’re invited to join the Right on Crime team at the Texas Public Policy Foundation’s 16th Annual Policy Orientation, which draws hundreds of legislators, legislative staff, and activists to hear...
In August 2017, Governor Bevin convened a reinvestment working group within the Criminal Justice Policy Assessment Council (CJPAC). He charged the group with “develop[ing] fiscally-sound, data drive...
In an article published in the Times Picayune, the newspaper reported on the decision of the Jefferson Parish Sheriff to stop all forms of face-to-face visits for offenders and their families in favor...
Study reveals states that raised their felony theft thresholds to reflect inflation, incurred no increase in property crime.
Oklahoma’s William C. Kellough says pretrial release has a record of safely reducing pretrial incarceration for low-level offenders.
A decrease in juvenile crime across the states warrants a decrease in juvenile incarceration, namely for low-level offenses such as truancy.
Legislators consider reforming onerous fines and fees that often lead to driver’s license suspensions.
Illinois Department of Corrections creates women’s division to address issues related to physical, sexual, or emotional abuse.
Florida Senator says reform has a better chance of getting passed this session following bipartisan press conference in which Right on Crime took part, showcasing reform recommendations.
In the world of conservative criminal justice reform,the most excitingadvances are taking place at the state level. States are findinginnovative ways to increase public safety while trimming burdensome corrections costs.Every state is different, and thus every state is finding unique solutions. All of the red states on themap, however, have one thing in common: They are seizing the opportunity tocut corrections costs and keep the public safe.