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“Next Generation” of Justice Policy Leaders Gather and Mobilize in Sacramento
CJCJ and MILPA co-facilitated a two-day leadership and policy advocacy training for justice…
The Kids Are All Right (and These Surprising Statistics Prove It)
CJCJ's Mike Males pens an op-ed for Yes! Magazine detailing positive trends among American youth,…
Gun Politics Kills People
Declines in gun violence in three large, urban states with very different gun control regimes are…
The California Story: Reduced Crime, High Immigration
The Crime Report highlights a recent CJCJ report which found increasing positive trends for health…
KPFA 94.1FM Berkeley: CJCJ refutes political rhetoric on immigration and crime
Berkeley radio station, KPFA 94.1 FM, interviewed CJCJ's Mike Males about the findings of his…
"Free Our Dreams" and "Quest for Democracy" Highlight California’s Path to Justice Reform
On May 8th, groups from across California will come together in Sacramento to highlight the need…
Trump's distortions of crime, violence, drugs and youth
Trump’s address reveals dangerous misconceptions. Drugs and crime in America have virtually…
People Are Calling out This Educational Academy
ATTN: interviews CJCJ's Brian Goldstein on the merits of the California Leadership Academy, a new…
The Never-Ending Indian Wars
Yes Magazine highlights research conducted by CJCJ's Mike Males on the high rates of death of…
2017-18 Budget Expands Youth Prisons and Deepens Reliance on Incarceration
In a time of fiscal caution, Governor Brown’s FY 2017-18 budget proposal deepens…
CJCJ’s Continued Promise of Service
One week after Election Day, CJCJ remains as committed to criminal justice reform as we were at our…
Election 2016: A summary of four statewide criminal justice initiatives
This Election Day, California voters have the opportunity to make significant changes to the…
Jail state: Juvenile justice overhaul rallies Sacramento faith community behind Prop. 57
The Sacramento News & Review cites two CJCJ reports analyzing the prosecution of youth as…
Who's behind the rise in crime? Could be Trump’s constituency: older whites
CJCJ's Mike Males pens an op-ed for the Los Angeles Times including his data showing that crime…
California’s Bail System: Reform or Abolish? (Part 2)
The bail bonds industry has a long history of aggravating racial and socio-economic disparities,…
GPB Media: Mike Males on potential curfews in Dallas, TX
GPB Media "On Second Thought" invited CJCJ's Senior Research Fellow Mike Males to speak on the…
The California Legislature Approves Additional $270 Million for Jail Construction
On June 15, the California Legislature passed Senate Bill (SB) 844, creating yet another allocation…
Justice by Geography: Do Politics Influence the Prosecution of Youth as Adults?
CJCJ’s new report finds that counties with Republican district attorneys are more likely to…
Harnessing County Level Prop 47 Savings
Prop 47 cost savings are not being fully realized at the county level. County officials and…
A special goodbye & May news from CJCJ
A special goodbye visit for a family, Cameo House residents complete first step of programming,…
Should Young People Be Banished from Public?
It’s for their own protection, leaders say, claiming “studies” show youth-control…
National Reentry Week & April News from CJCJ
CJCJ'S Direct service team reflects on National Reentry Wee , San Francisco leadership discusses…
The Dark Side of “Brain Science”: Manufacturing Teenage Crime
Governor Brown should veto the “smoking age” bill. Like other useless “status…
KPFA 94.1-FM Berkeley: Fresno Legislator Seeks Changes To Prop. 47
Assem. Jim Patterson seeks to amend Prop. 47 based on claims that it increased crime. KFPA…
$250 Million Proposed for Jail Construction Raises Questions from the Legislature
The California Assembly Committee questions the need for an additional $250 Million in local adult…

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