News of Interest

News of Interest

| Juvenile Justice Information Exchange
NCCD researcher Caroline Glesmann was interviewed by the Juvenile Justice Information Exchange about NCCD’s new report on the growing population…
| by NCCD | Madison Magazine
Kathy Park is featured as the September "Person of Interest" in Madison Magazine, a monthly arts, business, and lifestyle magazine published in Madison, Wisconsin. Read about Kathy Park's path to NCCD and what makes her passionate about NCCD's work …
| by NCCD
A new report focuses on the growing population of girls who are incarcerated in adult correctional facilities. Two NCCD staff members, Antoinette Davis and Caroline Glesmann, along with former NCCD intern Andrea Gentile, wrote the report, which summarizes current research and recommends actions…
| by NCCD
Citing the lower levels of safety and security offered by private prison facilities compared to federal prisons, the US Department of Justice has directed the Federal Bureau of Prisons to greatly reduce the private prison population over the next year. In a …
| by NCCD
NCCD and the Asian American Journalists Association are partnering on a new criminal justice reporting project. This three-year special reporting series will focus on producing multimedia content on criminal and juvenile justice issues affecting communities of…
| by Nick Selby | The Washington Post
A new piece today in The Washington Post cites NCCD research on the Richmond, California, Office of Neighborhood Safety (ONS). The ONS's Operation Peacemaker Fellowship engages those most likely to shoot or be shot in an effort to reduce homicides and gun violence in Richmond. …
| by Roxane Gay | The New York Times
Roxane Gay condemns the murder of Alton Sterling in this New York Times editorial, published just hours before the murder of …
| by Shane Bauer | Mother Jones
Put together through months undercover as a corrections officer in a private Louisiana prison, 2013 Media for a Just Society Award winner Shane Bauer pens an extensive…
| by Kathy Park, CEO | Juvenile Justice Information Exchange
In a new op-ed published today by the Juvenile Justice Information Exchange, CEO Kathy Park articulates the vulnerability of youth detained by police and the many factors that leave young people and their families in the dark…
| by Cecilia Muñoz, Shaun Donovan | The White House
This week, the White House blog promotes the increase in the Social Innovation Fund’s number of Pay for Success (PFS) sites around the country; this includes sites…