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Criminal justice reform brings SF’s jail health services into focus

A new report released last week provides a rare statistical glimpse into…

 

SF schools to reassess curriculum for kids with incarcerated parents

Arvaughn Williams was a freshman at City Arts and Technology High School…

 

Students with jailed parents may gain support

The City’s public schools are planning to better support students with incarcerated…

 

City Hall 2015: dominated by housing crisis, capped off by political change

San Francisco’s City Hall has said goodbye to another year of rising…

San Francisco’s new jail proposal gets boost with $80M state grant

San Francisco’s plan to build a new jail received a boost Thursday…

Maryland governor to close Baltimore detention center

BALTIMORE — Maryland's governor announced plans Thursday to immediately shut down Baltimore's…

Texas prosecutor names committee to review Sandra Bland case

HEMPSTEAD, Texas — A committee of outside attorneys will assist the Texas…

SF supervisors show support for new jail

San Francisco moved closer to building a new jail Tuesday despite opposition…

New report exposes racial disparities in SF criminal justice system

Statewide, the gap between the arrest rates of blacks and whites is…

SF Sheriff launches new program to help teens visit jailed parents

Up until now, kids couldn’t visit their parents in jail alone. But…

San Francisco eyes site for future jail

Prisoners would be housed where a McDonald’s and other businesses and privately…

Prisoner angry over being set free at end of sentence

Thorn Peters of Memphis, Tenn., was furious about being let out of…