#SchoolsNotPrisons: Get the Facts

Who does California send to prison, and how do those costs affect investments in education, health and other community needs? Learn more from our public education campaign, #SchoolsNotPrisons.

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 »



Pretrial Solutions

Californians for Safety and Justice’s Local Safety Solutions Project and the Crime and Justice Institute are pleased to announce the launch of Pretrial Solutions, an online resource offering a suite of tools for county officials (including pretrial and criminal justice practitioners) working to improve safety and reduce costs. 


Report: Repeat Crime Victims in California

A new report on repeat victimization in California adds to the body of research showing that traditional notions of who crime victims are and what they need from the justice system are misguided. Inability to access recovery services increases risk of repeat harm.



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.