As the novel coronavirus pandemic intensifies, CAP is collecting examples of how stay-at-home orders are being enforced.
The Enforcement of COVID-19 Stay-at-Home Orders
Federal Immigration Officials Can Help Protect Public Health During the Coronavirus Pandemic
Ending Cash Bail
Progressive Prosecutors Reforming Criminal Justice
NeighborhoodStat: Strengthening Public Safety Through Community Empowerment
‘It Would Bring so Much Relief to so Many People:’ How Washington’s Clean Slate Legislation Could Give People a Second Chance
Carolina earned her second chance; Washington should let her have it.
A list of all the ways Trump’s U.S. Department of Justice contradicts his claims that he is a reformer.
With the passage of Michigan’s Clean Slate bill, people like Jarret could finally have a second chance.
The private prison industry is benefiting from Trump administration policies to expand detention and increase profits.
Florida officials are rejecting the will of the people in order to suppress the vote.
As Pennsylvania’s historic Clean Slate Act takes effect, people like Keith will finally have their minor criminal records cleared so that they can have a second chance.
This week, Ed spoke with Capt. Ersie Joyner of the Oakland Police Department about the city's successful and comprehensive Ceasefire program to address gun violence and crime in the community.
The Trump administration’s record on criminal justice issues makes clear that the president is no reformer.
Ed and Daniella chat with Ari Melber—host of MSNBC's "The Beat With Ari Melber"—to discuss the increasingly strained relationship between Congress and the Trump administration, as well as the debate around criminal justice reform.
The war on drugs crushed economic opportunity in African American and Latinx communities, but marijuana tax revenue can help fuel job growth.
In the weeks ahead, local jurisdictions that currently collaborate with the federal government to enforce federal immigration laws must make a choice: protect their immigrant residents or remain complicit in President Trump’s deportation agenda.
Lawmakers must dismantle the crime bill’s harmful policies and enact solutions that reduce reliance on incarceration, prevent unnecessary criminalization, and eliminate the draconian laws keeping millions of Americans in prison.
This week, Daniella and Ed spoke with filmmaker Edward Zwick to discuss his new project, "Trial by Fire," as well as the ways in which movies and popular culture can help advance policy change.
Since its original passage as part of the 1994 crime bill, the Violence Against Women Act has become a pillar of a comprehensive approach to ending gender-based violence—but Congress can still do better.