April, 2015 | Prison Inmate Search

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Hillary Clinton: “End the era of mass incarceration”

  On April 29th, presidential candidate, Hillary Clinton, called for the end of “mass incarceration.”Hillary Clinton with other presidential candidates have recognized that our judicial system and prison policies are broken. The United States has twenty five percent of the world’s inmates despite having only five percent of the world’s population. Currently, we have about […]

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Walter Scott’s Murder

America has watched over and over the shocking cell phone video of the murder of Walter Scott in South Carolina by a North Charleston’s police officer. Most Americans are shocked at this senseless shooting of an unarmed black man running away from  white police officer Michael Slager. Officer Slager fired his gun eight times and […]

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Criminalizing Mental Illness

  United States is addicted to incarceration. We have 25% of the world’s inmates and only 5% of the world’s population. This national crisis is partly caused by the incarceration of many Americans who are mentally ill. The following research graphic shows the United States—“Criminalizing Mental Illness.” This graphic was provided by one of our […]

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