The deadline for making reservations at the Waterfront Hotel in Oakland for the Spring ACJRC Conference is March 3; rooms will be available after that date, but more expensive. In order to make a reservation go to ASSOCIATION FOR CRIMINAL JUSTI: https://www.hyatt.com/en-US/group-booking/SFOJW/G-BTL7
The December newsletter has been posted. Click on "Last Newsletter" under Quick Links to the left. The newsletter contains information about the Fall and upcoming Spring Conferences, a summary of items addressed at the Board business meeting, and summary notes from the Fall Conference. Most extensive notes are also posted on the website.
The extensive notes taken at the Fall Conference have now been posted, along with those presentations that we have received permission to post. Go to the Conferences menu in the up right bar. Scroll down and wait for the presentations (pdf files) and notes (Word file) to be loaded. Notes and presentations from the Spring [...]
Click on "JOB ANNOUNCEMENTS" in Quick Links to the left for more details on the hiring of a data analyst to support the Million Dollar Hoods Project through the Ralph J. Bunche Center for African-American Studies at UCLA.
With thanks to Program Chair Nancy Rodriquez and her assistants: Mikaela Rabinowitz and Tara Agnese, as well as all our terrific presenters, we announce the completion of another successful conference. Many comments were heard about how valuable attendees found the information conveyed and how much they enjoyed our special location, the historic Mission Inn. Notes [...]
2018-2019 and 2019-2020 ACJRca members: the login and password to the Members Only section of the website has been changed! The new login and password are on the membership card and letter. If you have not yet renewed your membership, you can go JOIN/RENEW FORM in the Membership menu OR you can do it as [...]
TO VIEW THE LINKS, CLICK ON "PUBLICATIONS" UNDER QUICK LINKS TO THE LEFT. One study is through the Pew Public Safety Performance Report:Noting increases in Michigan jail population as crime rates drop. The other link is to a RAND report on Higher Education in Prisons. the author, Lois Davis, is an Association member.
The preliminary program for our Fall Conference has been added to the conference information. CLICK ON "UPCOMING CONFERENCES" UNDER QUICK LINKS TO THE LEFT.
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