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Out of the Darkness: For Inmates Released Late at Night, Change May Be Coming
- Jan 25, 2014
Danielle Evans, Director of Women's Services, discusses the need for coordinated reentry planning for individuals exiting local jails.
Contribute to a safe and healthy home today!
- Sep 27, 2013
Help us provide a vital safety net for homeless mothers at Cameo House.
Against violence and against incarceration
- Lizzie Buchen, Mar 14, 2013
Anti-violence activists, who often demand harsher penalties for offenders, tend to work in opposition to those fighting overuse of incarceration, who call for the opposite. This antagonism leaves women of color on the sidelines, as they are disproportionately impacted by both gender-based violence and the criminal justice system.
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Explore how California’s 58 counties send their residents to correctional institutions with interactive maps, charts, and downloadable data.