Columbia Justice Lab Report on Mass Supervision in Wisconsin

Download the Full Report here, the Executive Summary here, and the Press Release here.   High Rates of Parole Supervision and Reincarceration Continue in Wisconsin A new report by the Justice Lab at Columbia University confirms that over one-third of those entering Wisconsin prisons are incarcerated for technical violations. Milwaukee – A new report released … Continue reading Columbia Justice Lab Report on Mass Supervision in Wisconsin

Take Action in December and January!

Powerful organizing led by organizations that are part of the #CLOSEmsdf Coalition pushed Governor-elect Tony Evers and candidates across Wisconsin to take a stand for decarceration this year. Here are some opportunities to help #CLOSEmsdf continue to build momentum in December and January. 1. #CLOSEmsdf Coalition Monthly Meeting:  Join us on Tuesday, December 18th at … Continue reading Take Action in December and January!

Election Day Statement

Coalition of Directly Impacted Grassroots Advocates in Wisconsin Calls for the Next Governor and Legislature to Enact Policies to Depopulate, Close, and Demolish the Milwaukee Secure Detention Facility (MSDF) Statement from Mark Rice, #CLOSEmsdf Campaign Coordinator “Today, the #CLOSEmsdf coalition held a press conference in Madison to increase pressure on all candidates on the ballot throughout … Continue reading Election Day Statement