Video: The Impact of Proposition 47 on Crime and Recidivism Mary Severance June 25 2018 In Sacramento last week, PPIC researchers and a panel of state and local experts discussed the impact of Prop 47—California's landmark law that reduced penalties for some lower-level crimes.
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.
Video: Assessing Corrections Reforms Linda Strean October 3 2016 California’s historic corrections reforms have succeeded in important ways, but major challenges remain. A panel of state and local experts discussed them.