PSJ In The News

Partnership for Safety and Justice is frequently quoted in the media as an expert resource on a range of criminal justice reform issues. Additionally, letters to the editor and guest columns written by PSJ members are regularly published in Oregon newspapers. Follow the links below to read PSJ in the News:

Headline Date
Measure 11 Makes No Sense For Youths April 4, 2016
Black Residents Over-Represented in Criminal Justice System March 9, 2016
Can a new victims advocacy movement break cycles of violence? January 13, 2016
Online Resource Now Available for Victims December 24, 2015
PSJ is Featured Organization in RJCO Quarterly December 21, 2015
Taking charge of the holidays December 16, 2015
If you don’t vote, don’t dare complain November 1, 2015
A supportive spirit in wake of UCC shooting October 8, 2015
Five reasons employers should hire ex-felons October 1, 2015
A long, strange (and successful) session August 14, 2015
Commentary: Seattle took the LEAD; Oregon should follow July 20, 2015
Time for a new look at Oregon's youth justice policies June 19, 2015
Unified message for Oregon: Reinvest in justice May 25, 2015
Healing the Body and the Mind of Victims April 25, 2015
Stronger families make safer communities March 27, 2015
Saving lives, money and resources, 10 percent at a time February 27, 2015
Pulling the Arc Toward Justice January 1, 2015
Don't be helpless. Exercise your free speech and give November 21, 2014
Voters Get Ready to Decide on Marijuana October 15, 2014
Answering the big question: Why I'm here October 10, 2014
When Justice Fails: Advocating for children tried as adults September 20, 2014
'Why do women stay?' is the wrong question to ask September 20, 2014
Justice 4 Youth: Group Wants Reform of Oregon's Measure 11 Law September 18, 2014
Justice for Youth: When is “Tough on Crime” Too Tough? September 12, 2014
Portland's Wapato Jail Serves as Film Location for Series about Solitary Confinement August 13, 2014
Strong Women, Strong Families, Strong Oregon August 7, 2014
Dealing with the unthinkable, one day at a time July 4, 2014
Spare the What?! The argument for more jail beds falls flat June 6, 2014
Spare the Jail?! May 21, 2014
Multnomah County DA Reverses Policy, Will Now Hold 'Second Look' Hearings for Certain Youth Offenders May 14, 2014