Websites & Blogs

Connecticut Department of Correction Website: http://www.ct.gov/doc/Connecticut

Connecticut Office of Policy and Management: http://www.ct.gov/opm/criminaljustice/research

Pew Trusts: http://www.pewtrusts.org

Justice Research and Policy: http://www.jrsa.org

The Sentencing Project: http://www.sentencingproject.org/template/index.cfm

The Vera Institute: http://www.vera.org

Right on Crime: http://www.rightoncrime.com

Families Against Mandatory Minimums: http://famm.org

Fair Sentencing For Youth: http://www.fairsentencingforyouth.org

Equal Justice Initiative: http://eji.org

Sentencing Law and Policy Blog: http://sentencing.typepad.com/

The Innocence Project: http://www.innocenceproject.org

Council of State Governments’ Justice Center: http://asgjusticecenter.org/

National Institute of Corrections: http://nicic.gov/

In the United States, about two-thirds of inmates have drug or alcohol dependence, but only 15% receive
treatment and 1 in 4 inmates have some form of mental disorder, but only 34% receive treatment.