Smart Justice seeks Spokane criminal justice reform
By Mike Prager
Published in The Spokesman Review on July 9, 2013
“A group pushing for criminal justice reform in Spokane called for moving tax money from pretrial lockup to programs that help offenders turn their lives around.
Smart Justice leaders outlined their recommendations Monday to the Spokane Regional Criminal Justice Commission, a panel appointed last fall to come up with solutions to escalating crime and jail crowding.”