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Assessing Jail Use in America

There are more than 3,000 jails in the United States, holding 731,000 people on any given day – more than the population of Detroit and nearly as many people as live in San Francisco.
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MacArthur Launches $75M Initiative to Reduce America's Use of Jails

The Safety and Justice Challenge will support cities and counties across the country seeking to create fairer, more effective local justice systems that improve public safety, save taxpayer money, and lead to better social outcomes.
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A Roadmap for Illinois Prison Reform

The report describes foundational achievements in criminal justice reform over the past several years and sets forth recommendations for wiser use of incarceration, including decreasing prison admissions and the length of prisoners’ stays.
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Rapid Growth in U.S. Incarceration Rate

The rate at which people in the United States are incarcerated has increased fivefold over the past 40 years, according to a report from the National Academy of Sciences Committee on Law and Justice.

Staff

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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