Just passing on an e-news announcement sent from Pew's Public Safety Performance Project regarding the posting of new material including case studies of sentencing reform in the following states: Alabama, Arizona, Connecticut, Illinois, Kansas, Nebraska, Texas and Rhode Island:
The Web site of the Public Safety Performance Project – The Pew Charitable Trusts’ project on sentencing and corrections policy – has recently been updated.
The site now includes a case study about North Carolina’s experience with developing cost-corrections reform.
Also, we have added examples of the media’s extensive coverage of the project’s report Public Safety, Public Spending: Forecasting America’s Prison Population 2007-2011, and news about the project’s kick-off event featuring U.S. Senator Sam Brownback and leading