The Most Common Crimes That Happen Over the HolidaysPosted on by Townsend Myers
Holidays can be a joyous time for families to visit, share ideas, and enjoy traditional meals together. Unfortunately, criminals look forward to chaotic holidays to scam, shoplift, and plan home burglaries at a time when […]
Louisiana Legislators Tackle Marijuana ReformPosted on by Townsend Myers
A number of marijuana-related bills have been introduced before the Louisiana State Legislature, which began its 2014 legislative session today in Baton Rouge. Among them are a number of bills that would substantially change the penalties for marijuana possession.
Criminal Policy Reform Gets Mixed ReviewsPosted on by Townsend Myers
A new report from the Stanford University Criminal Justice Center examines the response of stakeholders in the California criminal justice system to the state’s now two-year-old prison realignment program. [Full text of the […]