Links & Resources

National Council on Crime & Delinquency (NCCD)

NCCD works with states, counties, legislators, law enforcement, and public and private organizations to demonstrate, test, and evaluate innovative alternatives to ineffective and costly adult criminal justice practices. NCCD’s goals in adult criminal justice are to modify sentencing laws and correctional practices in the adult system, while stressing non-incarceration and community-based alternatives to incarceration.

Drug Sense

DrugSense is an award winning (501)(c)(3) non-profit organization incorporated in 1995 to inform citizens and encourage involvement in drug policy reform

National Reentry Resource Center (NRRC)

The National Reentry Resource Center provides education, training, and technical assistance to states, tribes, territories, local governments, service providers, non-profit organizations, and corrections institutions working on prisoner reentry. The NRRC’s mission is to advance the reentry field through knowledge transfer and dissemination and to promote evidence-based best practices.

National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)

NIDA’s mission is to lead the Nation in bringing the power of science to bear on drug abuse and addiction.

Bureau of Justice Corrections

BJA has released its Strategic Plan for fiscal years 2013-2016. The plan is based on one overarching guiding principle: Reduce crime, recidivism, and unnecessary confinement, and promote a safe and fair criminal justice system. Recognizing the need to be innovative, yet evidence-based and results-driven.

Bureau of Justice Substance Abuse

BJA has released its Strategic Plan for fiscal years 2013-2016. The plan is based on one overarching guiding principle: Reduce crime, recidivism, and unnecessary confinement, and promote a safe and fair criminal justice system. Recognizing the need to be innovative, yet evidence-based and results-driven.

Council of State Governments Justice Center

Founded in 1933, The Council of State Governments is our nation’s only organization serving all three branches of state government. CSG is a region-based forum that fosters the exchange of insights and ideas to help state officials shape public policy. This offers unparalleled regional, national and international opportunities to network, develop leaders, collaborate and create problem-solving partnerships.

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Creating communities where individuals, families, schools, faith-based organizations, and workplaces take action to promote emotional health and reduce the likelihood of mental illness, substance abuse including tobacco, and suicide.

United States Department of Justice

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Justice Policy Institute

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VERA Institute of Justice

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