Have questions about evidenced-based practices? Watch JJIE's live group video chat from August 18 with Jeffrey Butts of the John Jay College of Criminal Justice at CUNY and Cynthia Lum of the Center for Evidence-Based Crime Policy at George Mason University.
Are there those for whom redemption is impossible? I have known a lot of men who committed terrible deeds, and it seemed to me that every one of them had the potential to change, if they chose to and if they were properly supported. Continue Reading →
Sex offenders are people, too. You probably won’t see that on bumper stickers soon, but it is the sentiment I try to convey when explaining my views of how our society should respond to sexual offenses committed by children. Continue Reading →