The Drug Policy Alliance
is in favor of changing the present Drug War. This group gathers a lot of good statistics on how the Drug War affects the criminal justice system negatively.
The Death Penalty Information Center
tells you what is new on the subject. What’s New?
American Corrections Association (ACA)
is an umbrella organization and publishes some good stuff.
American Correctional Chaplains Association (ACCA)
Is an unbrella organization for many denominational chaplains’ groups.
The Journey of Hope
Started by people victims who are opposed to the death penalty.
National Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty
Good resource for what is happening nationally.
is a site that is partnered with many other sites in the field of corrections.
Serious and Violent Offender Reentry Initiative
It envisions the development of model reentry programs that begin in correctional institutions and continue throughout an offender’s transition to and stabilization in the community.
Christian Pen Pals
A program to facilitate being a pen pal for someone who is incarcerated.
Restorative Justice Ministry Network
This site is a ministry site which is within the perimeters of Restorative Justice. Each activity described on this website is designed to lead to healing.
CURE – Citizens United for Rehabilitation of Errants
This group is a lobby for alternatives to prison and for better conditions.
Helps Southern community and labor organizations to create smarter and better justice.
The Sentencing Project
Promotes reduced reliance on incarceration and increased use of more effective and humane alternatives to deal with crime.
Americans with Disabilities Act
This Act can be helpful in protecting prisoners with disabilities. Note: “reasonable accommodations.”
This group have been leaders in Restorative Justice for many years.