In Washington, DC, 71 percent of returning citizens who entered community supervision in 2015 reported being unemployed.
Research on community perceptions of police often fails to survey those who are most exposed to policing practices.
Last month, House representatives on both sides of the aisle passed a bill to reauthorize the Juvenile Justice Delinquency Prevention Act.
Without good data, we lack context for high-profile cases of AAPIs interacting with police, which could better inform public opinion and policy.
Increasing the prison population via stricter charges for drug crimes is out of line with President Trump’s plans to trim the budget.
Well-designed parent-child visits can minimize the harmful effects of parental incarceration, which has affected over 5 million children.