Sep 19, 2014 Why some argue that too-high restitution fees hurt both victims and defenders.
Jul 21, 2014 A sheriff makes inmates wear striped uniforms after orange jumpsuits became chic.
May 26, 2014 The Bard Prison Initiative offers higher education to inmates.
May 8, 2014 How much parents pay when their kids are in trouble with the law.
May 9, 2014 GPS monitors are cheaper than juvenile detention, but they come with other costs.
Feb 13, 2014 President Obama plans to launch an initiative to help young minority men stay in school and out of the criminal justice system
Feb 12, 2014 This week the FCC adopted new phone rates for people in prison, jail or detention centers.
Feb 4, 2014 Prison costs don't just fall on the taxpayer.
Dec 30, 2013 At last count, the nation was spending $6.5 billion a year treating mental illness, substance abuse and chronic conditions in prisons.
Oct 22, 2013 A new exposé in The Huffington Post describes startling allegations of abuse and neglect at for-profit juvenile prisons.