Criminal Justice

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A Citywide Conversation on Incarceration in Chicago Communities

Envisioning Justice is a two-year initiative by Illinois Humanities that uses the arts and humanities to engage Chicago residents in conversation about the impact of incarceration on local communities and approaches for lessening that impact.
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Visualizing 10.6 Million Jail Admissions Each Year

An artistic collaboration between Prison Policy Initiative and data journalist and illustrator Mona Chalabi provides a visualization of the 10.6 million jail admissions in the United States every year.

"Missing: Criminal Justice Data"

The New York Times
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Grassroots Alliance Recommends Community Safety Oversight Board

For nearly two years the Grassroots Alliance for Police Accountability (GAPA) engaged with communities across Chicago to develop a comprehensive proposal for a citywide community safety oversight board.
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The Big Picture of Mass Incarceration

The Prison Policy Initiative’s Mass Incarceration: The Whole Pie 2018 shows that U.S. jails admitted nearly 11 million people in 2016, and half a million people are detained in jails before trial every day.

Staff

Portrait of Valerie Chang

Valerie Chang

Managing Director, Programs
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 Meredith Klein

Meredith Klein

Senior Communications Officer
Portrait of Maurice Samuels

Maurice Samuels

Program Officer