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Reintegration Tools and Resources

California Employers' Fair Chance Hiring Toolkit
Root & Rebound, 2016

CRCN 2015-2016 Membership Directory
California Reentry Council Network

Guide to Reintegration Resources
Flintridge Center, September 2018

Pasadena Survival Guide for Individuals, Families, and Organizations
Commission on the Status of Women, 2016

Resources for Programs Working to Improve Employment Outcomes of People in Reentry
Robbin and Associates, 2018

Violence Prevention

Adverse Community Experiences and Resilience
Prevention Institute, 2016

Preventing Multiple Forms of Violence: A Strategic Vision for Connecting the Dots
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2016

Reintegration & Criminal Justice

A Capitol Concern: The disproportionate impact of the justice system on low-income communities in D.C.
Justice Policy Institute, July 2010

A New Start — A Re-Entry Guide for Texas — Key Information for Successful Reintegration
Texas Criminal Justice Coalition, Summer 2010

Ban the Box Resource Guide: Major U.S. Cities and Counties Adopt Fair Hiring Policies to Remove Unfair Barriers to Employment of People with Criminal Records
National Employment Law Project, February 6, 2012

Behind Bars II: Substance Abuse and America's Prison Population
The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University, February 2010

Best Practices to Address Community Gang Problems (OJJDP's Comprehensive Gang Model)
U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, National Gang Center, October 2010

Childhood Disrupted: Understanding the Features and Effects of Maternal Incarceration
Volunteers of America/Wilder Research, November 2010

Childhood Poverty Persistence: Facts and Consequences
The Urban Institute, June 2010

Cities Pave the Way: Promising Reentry Policies that Promote Local Hiring of People with Criminal Records
National League of Cities Institute for Youth, Education, and Families/ National Employment Law Project

Collateral Costs: Incarceration's Effect on Economic Mobility
The Pew Charitable Trusts, 2010

Coming Home From Jail — The Social and Health Consequences of Community Reentry
American Public Health Association, 2008

County-based and Local Public Defender Offices, 2007
U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Bureau of Justice Statistics, September 2010

Criminal Disenfranchisement Laws Across the United States

Criminal Justice Debt: A Barrier to Reentry
Brennan Center for Justice at New York University School of Law, 2010

Criminal Justice Trends — Key Legislative Changes in Sentencing Policy, 2001–2010
Center on Sentencing and Corrections, September 2010

Decades of Disparity — Drug Arrests and Race in the United States
Human Rights Watch, 2009

Doing Time — Good practice with older people in prison — the views of prison staff
Prison Reform Trust, 2010

Expanding the Vote — State Felony Disenfranchisement Reform, 1997-2010
The Sentencing Project, October 2010

Exploring the Role of the Police in Prisoner Reentry
New Perspectives in Policing Bulletin: U.S. Department of Justice, National Institute of Justice, July 2012

Getting Beyond Failure: Promising Approaches for Reducing Disproportionate Minority Contact
Youth Violence and Juvenile Justice, April 22, 2010

Guide to the Philadelphia Reentry Employment Program
The Mayor's Office of Reintegration Services for the Ex-offender, City of Philadelphia

Homicide and Gun Violence in Chicago: Evaluation and Summary of the Project Safe Neighborhoods Program
Project Safe Neighborhoods, January 2009

Human Services in Illinois: A Point-In-Time Review of the Current System
Illinois Human Services Commission, June 2010

Implementing AB 900's Prison Construction And Rehabilitation Initiatives
California Legislative Analyst's Office, May 2009

Improving the Effectiveness of Correctional Programs Through Research
Pesentation by: Edward J. Latessa, Ph.D., Center for Criminal Justice Research, Division of Criminal Justice, University of Cincinnati

Internal Exile: Collateral Consequences of Conviction in Federal Laws and Regulations
A Collaboration of the American Bar Association Commission on Effective Criminal Sanctions & the Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia, January 2009

It's About Time: Aging Prisoners, Increasing Costs, and Geriatric Release
Vera Institute of Justice, April 2010

Juvenile Justice: Lessons For A New Era
The Georgetown Journal on Poverty Law & Policy, Volume XVI, Symposium Issue 2009

Juvenile Transfer Laws: An Effective Deterrent to Delinquency?
Juvenile Justice Bulleting, Office of Justice Programs, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, June 2010

Low-Income Fathers Need to Get Connected: Helping Children and Families by Addressing Low-Income Fathers' Disconnections from Employment, Society, and Housing
Center for American Progress, June 2010

Major U.S. Cities and Counties Adopt Hiring Policies to Remove Unfair Barriers to Employment of People with Criminal Records
National Employment Law Project, February 16, 2010

Making Policing More Affordable — Managing Costs and Measuring Value in Policing
New Perspectives in Policing, National Institute of Justice, December 2010

Management of gang issues among children and young people in prison custody and the community
HM Inspectorate of Prisons, June 2010

More Mentally Ill Persons Are in Jails and Prisons Than Hospitals: A Survey of the States
National Sheriffs Association & Treatment Advocacy Center, May 2010

National Research of Public Attitudes on Crime and Punishment
Public Opinion Strategies & Benenson Strategy Group, September 2010

New Regulations Further Limit Use of Criminal History for Employment Decisions (website link)
California Workplace Law Blog, April 2017

One in 100: Behind Bars in America 2008
Pew Center on the State, Public Safety Performance Project, 2008

Post-traumatic stress disorder and victimization among female prisoners in Illinois
Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority, November 2010

Prison Mental Health: Vision and Reality
Royal College of Nursing, September 2010

Racial Disparities in Federal Prosecutions
Brennan Center for Justice at New York University School of Law and the National Institute on Law and Equity, March 2010

Reaching a Higher Ground: Increasing Employment Opportunities for People with Prior Convictions
Berkeley Center for Criminal Justice, November 2010

Recidivism & Weapons
State of Connecticut Criminal Justice Policy & Planning Division, August 2010

Reclaiming Futures Webinar — Improving Life Opportunities for Youth, Families, and Communities of Color
W. Haywood Burns Institute, 2008

Roadmap for Evidence-Based Practices in Community Corrections (Commonwealth of Virginia)
Crime and Justice Institute at Community Resources for Justice, April 2010

State of Recidivism: The Revolving Door of America's Prisons
Pew Center on the States, Public Safety Performance Project, April 2011

State Recidivism Studies
The Sentencing Project, June 2010

Suspended Education: Urban Middle Schools in Crisis
Southern Poverty Law Center, 2010

The Continuing Fiscal Crisis in Corrections — Setting a New Course
Center on Sentencing and Corrections, Vera Institute of Justice, October 2010

The First Line of Defense: Reducing Recidivism at the Local Level
Statement of Justice Policy Center, Urban Institute at a hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee Subcommittee on Crime and Drugs, November 5, 2009

The Fiscal Crisis in Corrections — Rethinking Policies and Practices
Center on Sentencing and Corrections, Vera Institute of Justice, July 2009

The Incarceration of Drug Offenders: An Overview
The Beckley Foundation Drug Policy Programme, March 2009

The Missouri Model: Reinventing the Practice of Rehabilitating Youthful Offenders
The Annie E. Casey Foundation, 2010

The Real Costs and Benefits of Change: Finding Opportunities for Reform During Difficult Fiscal Times
National Juvenile Justice Network, June 2010

Throwing Away the Key: The Expansion of Life Without Parole Sentences in the United States
Federal Sentencing Reporter, Vol. 23, No. 1, October 2010

Transitional Jobs: Background, Program Models, and Evaluation Evidence
MDRC, February 2010

Transitional Jobs Reentry Demonstration — Testing strategies to help former prisoners find and keep jobs and stay out of prison
The Joyce Foundation, July 2009

Which Components of Transitional Jobs Programs Work Best? Analysis of Programs for Former Prisoners in the Transitional Jobs Reentry Demonstration
Urban Institute, May 2012

WSIPP's Benefit-Cost Tool For States: Examining Policy Options In Sentencing And Corrections
Washington State Institute for Public Policy, August 2010

Youth Development

From Soft Skills to Hard Data: Measuring Youth Program Outcomes
The Forum for Youth Investment, September 2011

Girlhood Interrupted: The Erasure of Black Girls' Childhood
Georgetown Law Center on Poverty and Inequality, 2017

Mandated Reporting (The CA Child Abuse & Neglect Reporting Law)
CA Dept. of Social Services, Office of Child Abuse Prevention

Uncertain Times 2012, Afterschool Programs Still Struggling in Today's Economy
Afterschool Alliance


Pasadena Community Health Needs Assessment
Pasadena Public Health Department and Huntington Hospital, 2016

The State of Mental Health in America 2017
Mental Health America, 2016


Report on the Status of Women in Pasadena
Pasadena Commission on the Status of Women, 2015

Seattle's Minimum Wage Experience 2015-16
Institute for Research on Labor and Employment, 2017

Race Relations

The Social Status of the Negro in Pasadena
University of Southern California, 1941