How Do Relapse Prevention Plans Support Reentry?

Sponsors: The Council of State Governments (CSG) Justice Center with support from the U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance Rates of overdose and overdose deaths among people reentering […]

Ending the Triple Pandemic: Advancing Racial Equity by Promoting Health, Economic Opportunity and Criminal Justice Reform

Sponsors: Trust for America’s Health, American Public Health Association, NAACP, and the National Collaborative for Health Equity Please join Trust for America’s Health, American Public Health Association, NAACP, and the National Collaborative for Health Equity, on July 30, 2020, at 2:00 pm ET for a congressional briefing titled, Ending the Triple Pandemic: Advancing Racial Equity […]

How to Respond Effectively to People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities in the Criminal Justice System

Sponsors: The Council of State Governments (CSG) Justice Center and Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) People with intellectual and developmental disabilities (sometimes known as I/DD) are an often overlooked population in the criminal justice system because of a lack of identification and understanding and service gaps that prevent providers’ abilities to address their needs. At […]

Building Relationships Between Communities and Police: What Prosecutors Need to Know

Sponsors: Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP), U.S. Department of Justice & Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention National Training and Technical Assistance Center (OJJDP NTTAC) The death of George Floyd has brought renewed attention to calls for reform to the justice system and to law enforcement. One of the most critical […]