Report to Whatcom County Stakeholders on Jail Reduction Strategies

“With the county’s jail population surging, local government leaders, justice system practitioners, and community members have become increasingly concerned about the public safety, fiscal, and human costs of jail overcrowding. To begin exploring ways to reverse the trend, the county convened the Incarceration Prevention and Reduction Task Force (Task Force), a multidisciplinary group of justice system and community member stakeholders”

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