TJC Blog

Rural Communities Needlessly Risk Covid-19 From Prisons

At the same time, 132 rural hospitals have closed in just the past ten years. The Justice Collaborative recently reported that 12% of people who are jailed nationally—up to a third in some areas—are in communities without critical care resources.

DA vows to not solicit police union endorsement

San Joaquin County District Attorney Tori Verber Salazar is not up for reelection this year. But if she does seek office again in 2022, it appears that she will be doing so without the endorsement …