Does alternative sentencing create a system of easily exploited free labor?
A policy reversal from the government could mean grenade launchers, bayonets and night-vision goggles for law enforcement.
It's expensive for families as well as taxpayers.
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions has ordered the Department of Justice to take a close look at consent decrees in place at police departments across the country. They’re agreements a local police department signs on to after the department’s civil rights division investigates its policing practices, often in the wake of a high-profile shooting or […]
Traffic is heavy at the agency's table at a Temple University career fair.
The president threatens withdrawal of federal funds to try to force cooperation.
Using computer algorithms, DC courts evaluate flight risk and other factors.
Lots of people think so. And the money bail system is becoming increasingly controversial.
In Baltimore, and elsewhere, having a criminal record can be a barrier to work.