26 May 2021

New Statistics Reveal the Need for Criminal Justice Reform

On behalf of Jasti & Khandhar   |   Firm News

The Wisconsin Department of Justice (DOJ) has released data detailing the volume of crime in Wisconsin during the year 2020. Understanding that a significant number of offenses stem from untreated mental health and substance abuse issues, it is time to increase funding in social justice organizations, and keep these individuals out of the criminal justice system. Using these statistics to increase funding in the same broken system is not going to repair our community.