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Past · May 7, 2015

Alternatives to Incarceration in California

The James Irvine Foundation Briefing Series

May 7, 2015 · 8:00 pm

Capitol Event Center (formerly CSAC Conference Center)
1020 11th Street, 2nd Floor
Sacramento, CA 95814

About the Program

As part of an ongoing effort to lower its prison and jail populations, California is expanding the use of alternatives to custody-based punishment. PPIC researcher Brandon Martin will outline a new PPIC report about the potential impact of this expansion, and a panel of experts will provide state and local perspectives.


11:45 a.m. Registration and lunch available

12:05 p.m. Welcome
Ryken Grattet, research fellow, PPIC

12:10 p.m. Presentation
Brandon Martin, research associate, PPIC

12:20 p.m. Panel Discussion
Moderator: Ryken Grattet

Robin Harrington, chief deputy warden, Female Offenders Programs & Services and Special Housing, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation

Carol Paris, assistant probation division chief, Sacramento County Probation Department

Jeremy Verinsky, undersheriff, Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office

1:00 p.m. Audience Q&A

1:30 p.m. Adjourn


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