Crime Rates Stable Overall, But Some Counties See Big Changes Magnus Lofstrom, Brandon Martin September 25 2017 Corrections reforms in California have not resulted in a broad surge in crime. But the statewide numbers mask substantial differences across counties.
Video: Reforms Challenge County Probation Departments Linda Strean September 18 2017 Changes in criminal justice policy have significantly altered the role of probation in California and have put considerable demands on counties.
Grants Awarded to Combat Recidivism Brandon Martin June 15 2017 Under Proposition 47, savings from a decrease in the prison population must go toward services such as mental health and substance abuse treatment. The first grants were just awarded.
Women in Jail Viet Nguyen, Ryken Grattet November 3 2016 Women are the fastest growing segment of America’s jail population, yet the characteristics of female inmates are not well documented.