Justice Reinvestment in Missouri: First Presentation

The first presentation to the Missouri State Justice Reinvestment Task Force introduces the justice reinvestment process and explains how it prioritizes public safety. The presentation also provides an overview of criminal justice trends in Missouri, including high incarceration rates, a growing prison population, high crime rates, increasing prison admissions, and significant behavioral health needs among people supervised in the community.

July 11, 2017 | The Council of State Governments Justice Center
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