Prosecutor Jonathan Meyer and the team in Lewis County, Wash., are working to keep people with serious mental illnesses out of jail and in contact with the community resources they need.
As justice practitioners who are in constant contact with vulnerable populations, what can we do to stop human trafficking?
Hear stories about data research at Measures for Justice and get advice for how your agency can start moving toward greater transparency and positive change.
Captain Brad Rogers from the Elkhart County Sheriff’s department in Elkhart, Indiana discusses how mental health at the correctional facility is prioritized to keep staff and inmates safer.
Greg Eash sits down with Wayne Dickey, jail administrator at the Brazos County Sheriff’s Office to learn about their successes, challenges, and what’s next for their jail.
We are highly trained professionals. We face tough choices every day. We do the right thing. And it makes a difference.
The courts may be at the center of the pretrial reform debate, but jails are at the center of the ongoing repercussions of those decisions.
In our ongoing conversations with jail staff and leadership across the country, we’ve compiled a list of the top skills COs can build to stay in control and injury-free.
Mental health concerns among correctional officers are very real, and they’re not going away. It’s time to start talking about it.
Decades of research shows that women typically have different motivations for criminal behavior than men, and they respond differently to treatment.