US Senate focusing on alleviating mass incarceration

In early February, national government officials grappled with trying to implement cost-effective strategies to alleviate mass incarceration. The U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee is focusing on reducing sentences for nonviolent drug offenders and facilitating reentry for the formerly incarcerated. Columbia University‚Äôs Justice Lab discovered that since the 1980s, an increase in county supervision programs, like probation … Continue reading US Senate focusing on alleviating mass incarceration