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BSCC Town Hall in Oakland
- Brian Goldstein, Mar 10, 2015
Over 300 community members recently gathered in Oakland’s Imani Community Church to hear about a transformative moment in California’s criminal justice system: Proposition 47.
California’s opportunity to move beyond prison-like facilities for youth
- Courtney Lam, Feb 3, 2015
The punitive prison-like facilities that dominate juvenile corrections are clearly not working. California should use new funding stream to create nurturing, rehabilitative environments.
Cameo House: A Partnership to Help Mothers Succeed
- Brian Goldstein, Nov 25, 2014
In partnership with the San Francisco Adult Probation Department, CJCJ's Cameo House now serves as an alternative sentencing program for pregnant and parenting women in San Francisco County.
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