The Presence of Justice

This project is supported by a grant from the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation's Safety and Justice Challenge.

Why Boston Is Paying Ex-Gang Members To Go To College

The deal: $400 a week to stay in school. Is it worth it?

Why Jails Are Booming

A new report from the Prison Policy Initiative shows that the populations of local jails are swelling for reasons that have little to do with crime.