Here are resources pertinent to alumni and others interested in criminal justice.
Death Penalty Information Center - Information and statistics on the death penalty, including an updated list of executions in this country.
The Beat Within - "A Weekly Publication of Writing and Art from the Inside."
The Prison Arts Coalition - "Information and resources for those creating art in and around the US prison system."
NYC Books Through Bars - "An all-volunteer-run group that sends free, donated books to incarcerated people across the nation."
"Incarceration's Front Door: The Misuse of Jails in America" (Feb. 2015) - The Vera Institute of Justice's publication about local jails, community impacts, and opportunities for reform.
90x30 - A Lane County initiative to reduce childhood abuse and neglect 90% by 2030.
Oregon Department of Correction Statistics - Offers population statistics, trends and profiles.
Oregon Criminal Justice Commission - Offers annual progress reports and performance measures.
Partnership for Safety and Justice - A "multi-faceted statewide advocacy organization based in Portland, Oregon."