How Prop. 47 is changing records -- and lives

The nation's largest record-change effort in history is underway in California. Under Proposition 47 people have until until Nov. 2017 to remove six low-level, nonviolent felonies from their old criminal records, which can remove barriers to jobs, housing, education and more. Learn more at

Orange TabCalifornians are joining together to replace prison and justice system waste with common sense solutions that create safe neighborhoods and save public dollars. Learn more »



Toolkit: Meeting the Needs of Women in California's County Justice Systems

This toolkit describes how counties can benefit from developing criminal justice solutions focused on women. It is designed to provide sheriff’s departments, probation departments, practitioners and other leaders with a blueprint for addressing women under local supervision. 


Survey: County Health Care Enrollment Efforts

California counties now have new opportunities to enroll people leaving jail and on probation in expanded Medi-Cal (paid for with federal dollars) to increase access to mental health and drug/alcohol treatment. Are they taking advantage? Read our survey to learn more.



Help Californians win new safety priorities. We pledge to support smart justice strategies that increase safety and reduce costs. Join our efforts to save justice system money so we can invest in prevention, education and health. Click here to read more.