Safe and Just Nebraska, Inc., supports safe communities, and believes that the right to feel safe in their homes and persons extends to all — including those who have had a previous contact with the criminal justice system.
Law enforcement has access to criminal background information on anybody, without the need for a fear-mongering, public-shaming website that allows people to find and harm or murder individuals on that site.
This is a repost of a post from the blog Notes from the Handbasket / Waiting for the Second Age of Reason. Black lives matter. Absolutely. People of color are disproportionately represented at all phases of the criminal justice system: interactions with law enforcement, arrests, jail, prison, probation and parole. Recognizing that truth ought to lead usContinue reading “Black Lives Matter”