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A Primer on Pretrial Risk Assessments

Grantees University of Virginia Law School and Upturn created a pretrial risk assessment primer that explores ways risk assessment tools can support implementing bail reform.
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$8 Million to Advance Local Justice System Reforms

Four communities that are part of the Safety and Justice Challenge are receiving $8 million in additional grants to continue building on efforts to advance local criminal justice system reform and safely reduce their jail populations.
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Community Supervision and Incarceration

A report from Prison Policy Initiative breaks down community supervision data by state and recommends priorities for reform. For 4.5 million adults in America, community supervision, such as parole or probation, is used as an ...
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Examining Prosecutor’s Perspectives and Priorities

Research surveys prosecutors to find their perspectives on defining success, setting office priorities, engaging with communities, using incarceration, and examining racial disparities.


Portrait of Valerie Chang

Valerie Chang

Managing Director, Programs
Portrait of Aisha Edwards

Aisha Edwards

Program Officer

Bria L. Gillum

Program Officer
Portrait of Patrick Griffin

Patrick Griffin

Senior Program Officer
Portrait of Quinn Hanzel

Quinn Hanzel

Grants Manager
Portrait of Mary McClanahan Thiel

Mary McClanahan Thiel

Team Coordinator
Portrait of Erica Twyman

Erica Twyman

Team Administrator
Portrait of Maurice Samuels

Maurice Samuels

Senior Evaluation Officer
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Maria Speiser

Communications Officer
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