Justice Policy Center

  • A new brief offers insight into the criminal histories, or lack thereof, of the 95,305 people serving long sentences in federal prison for drug offenses. 

  • The presidential candidate’s tweet of fabricated crime statistics supports an inaccurate belief. 

  • To keep communities safe, police need accountability and legitimacy. Federal policymakers can play a role in making sure that happens. 

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