criminal justice system

crime victims, survivors, House bill
Mar 30, 2023

In Arizona, safer communities begin with healing crime victims

This year, Arizona can take critical action to fix this by funding our first Trauma Recovery Center through HB 2612 and improving access to our victim compensation fund.

May 21, 2019

First-time offenders shouldn’t be treated as career criminals

Arizona’s justice system is at a breaking point. In the last 20 years, our prison population has grown seven times faster than our general population, putting us in the unenviable position of having the fifth highest imprisonment rate in the country. Our prisons now cost taxpayers $1 billion a year.