Newscasts

PNS Daily Newscast - June 23, 2017 


Today on the rundown: the Senate GOP releases a draft of their health-care bill; Tropical Storm Cindy is bringing heavy rainfall to the South; and could Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ “tough on drugs” approach fuel mass incarceration?

Daily Newscasts

Criminal Justice

Olympia, WA – Better prison oversight could save Washington big bucks. State senator Jim Kastama of Puyallup this week makes that argument to ...Read More
Lansing, MI – There's a cure for Michigan's prison system "blues." A report released today summarizes thousands of complaints from incarcerated ...Read More
Lansing, MI – Kicked out of school and onto the road to prison? So-called "zero tolerance" policies in Michigan have been on the books for ...Read More
Monroe, WA/Steilacoom, WA - About 16,000 people spend Christmas in Washington prisons, and 3,500 more beds are being added by 2009. After the ...Read More
Vail, CO – 'Tis the season for Christmas wishes, even for the police. Many police departments in Colorado have new recruits at the top of their ...Read More
Kalispell, MT – New Jersey abolished the death penalty this week. Two thousand miles away, the action is stirring up new discussion of the ...Read More
Tacoma, WA – Federal budget cuts are making it harder for people released from prison to start over and stay out of trouble. In Washington ...Read More
Lacey, WA – About 8,400 people in Washington were convicted last year of drug-related felonies, but only the federal sentences will get a ...Read More
New York – Liberal and conservative organizations agree Monday's U.S. Supreme Court ruling on sentencing for drug crimes could be of great ...Read More
Portland, OR – A leading civil rights organization says in a new report that racial discrimination is not a thing of the past in Oregon or ...Read More
151 of 151 pages   « First  <  149 150 151 

Criminal Justice by State