Media Contact

Kate McCracken
Deputy Director
Phone number: 517.225.3186
Email: kate@safeandjustmi.org

John S. Cooper, J.D., M.A.
Executive Director
Phone number: 517.258.1134
Email: john@safeandjustmi.org

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Past press releases

Read>> Business Case for Criminal Justice Reform July 29, 2020

Read>> Jails Task Force Statement July 22, 2020

Read>> Statement Clean Slate Hearing June 24, 2020

Read>> Driving Down Drivers License Suspensions June 19, 2020

Read>> Statement Clean Slate Hearing June 11, 2020

Read>> Ending Counterproductive Criminal Penalties June 8, 2020

Read>> The Evidence Based Case for Ending Sex Offender Registries May 28, 2020

Read>> Excluding Violence from Reform May 5, 2020

Read>> Truth in Sentencing Panel April 29, 2020

Read>> Statement Whitmer No Prison Action April 17, 2020

Read>> Commutation Panel Event April 15, 2020

Read>> COVID Executive Order March 30, 2020

Read>> Day of Empathy 2020 March 25, 2020

Read>> Jail Task Force Recommendations January 14, 2020

Read>> Statement on Raise the Age legislation October 31, 2019

Read>> Statement on Expansion of Criminal Record Expungement October 29, 2019

Read>> Press Release Annual Meeting October 10, 2019

Read>> Statement on Clean Slate Introduction September 9, 2019

Read>> Statement on Medically Frail Parole legislation May 24, 2019

Read>> Statement on Jail Task Force April 17, 2019

Read>> Press Release for Executive Director Succession December 10, 2018

Read>> Press Release Annual Meeting October, 18 2018

Read>> Media Advisory 2018 Annual Meeting October 16, 2018

Read>> Statement on Bail Reform Legislation Introduction October 5, 2018

Read>> Governor Snyder Signs Objective Parole Bill into Law September 13, 2018

Read>> Statement Ban the Box September 7, 2018

Read>> UPDATED: Senate Judiciary Committee September 5, 2018

Read>> Safe & Just Michigan Press Release June 11, 2018