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2014

In Ferguson, a System of Injustice Through Fines (September 2014)

There’s No Point in Releasing Prisoners, Ever—Unless We Do This (July 2014)

Governor Cuomo Announces Council on Community Re-Entry and Reintegration (July 2014)

Complaints, Violations at Accused Murderer’s Group Home (June 2014)

Prison Program Turns Inmates Into Intellectuals (May 2014)

The dangerous zone between a halfway house and freedom (February 2014)

Nonprofits Pick Up LBJ’s ‘War on Poverty’ 50 Years Later (February 2014)

Governor Cuomo Launches Initiative to Provide College Classes in New York Prison (February 2014)

Gov. Cuomo’s Bold Step on Prison Education (February 2014)

Prison re-entry programs missing prisoners, advocates complain (February 2014)

2013

New Data on Repeat Offenders (December 2013)

‘Stop Jailing 16-year-olds,’ NY Policymakers Are Told (November 2013)

Professors Moller and Dreisinger Bring Therapy Through Theater to Female Inmates in Thailand (November 2013)

Overdosing rampant in sober houses (November 2013)

Report: Hundreds of homes, billed as rehabilitative, for NYC former prisoners are flawed (October 2013)

Report On “Three-Quarter Houses” For Ex-Convicts, Others Finds 317 in NYC (October 2013)

Report: Illegal NYC homes house ex-prisoners (October 2013)

Report: Homes for Indigent Addicts Have Poor Conditions, Unsavory Ties to Drug Clinics (October 2013)

CHPC Discusses Three-Quarter Houses (October 2013)

John Jay tries to help prisoners turn lives around (September 2013)

Celebrating a Partnership with John Jay College of Criminal Justice (September 2013)

A Home of Their Own (July 2013)

Can Empty Prisons Be Repurposed To Help Ex-Cons Reintegrate Into Society? (April 2013)

The Brian Lehrer  Show: Do Halfway Houses Work? (March 2013)

Justice Corps Trains Former Offenders For Future Success (January 2013)

2012

Opening Up a Pipeline: Education Program Helps Pave the Way for Prisoner Reentry (December 2012)

WABC’s Viewpoint Program Featured NYC Justice Corps (Dec. 30, 2012)

The Crime Report Named the Prison to College Pipeline as One of the Top 10 Criminal Justice Stories of the Year (Dec. 2012)

Criminal Justice Matters: Taking College to Prison (Aug. 24, 2012)

Prisoner Reentry Institute’s NYC Justice Corps Expansion to Provide Multifaceted Services to Low-Income Communities Citywide (Aug. 16, 2012) 

John Jay College Awarded $442,143 Pinkerton Foundation Grant to Launch the Pinkerton Fellowship Initiative