NIJ Audio: An Examination of Justice Reinvestment and Its Impact on Two States

NIJ Conference
Interview
June 2010

Funded in part by the Bureau of Justice Assistance and the Pew Center on the States, the justice reinvestment project is a data-driven strategy aimed at policymakers to "reduce spending on corrections, increase public safety and improve conditions in the neighborhoods to which most people released from prison return." Representatives from two states where the justice reinvestment strategy is currently being implemented will discuss how it is being used to reduce the rate of incarceration and how states can reinvest in local communities.


Marie Garcia: National Institute of Justice

Jake Horowitz: Project Manager, Public Safety Performance Project, Pew Center on the States

John Lazet: Chief of Staff, The Office of Senator Alan Cropsey, Lansing, Mich.

Anne Rice: Associate Attorney General, New Hampshire Office of Attorney General

Marshall Clement: Project Director, Justice Center, The Council of State Governments

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