The Center for Church and Prison, Inc. is a resource and research center working towards community revitalization through prison reform and strategic solution development and intervention in the high rate of incarceration and recidivism in the United States criminal justice system.

Supreme Court Ends Juvenile Life Without Parole

Supreme Court Ends Juvenile Life Without Parole

WASHINGTON—The Supreme Court ruled Monday that convicts who received life sentences as juveniles can seek parole, extending the possibility of freedom to as many as 2,500 inmates who otherwise would die in prison. The decision settles a question that the court left open in 2012, when it first found unconstitutional laws that automatically sentence juveniles convicted of homicide to life without any chance of parole.

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Benefit Concert-Strictly Gospel Spirituals

Benefit Concert-Strictly Gospel Spirituals

Benefit Concert is set for Saturday February 27th at St. John Missionary Baptist Church/Roxbury. The goal of this concert is to raise funds to finance our upcoming radio program.

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Public forum: Mass Incarceration & Gentrification

Public forum: Mass Incarceration & Gentrification

Mass incarceration is one thing and gentrification is another, but have you considered the intersection between the both of them? Mass incarceration and its after effects of criminal records, joblessness and lack of sustainable income for many have led to the decline in property ownership, sustainability and property transition for many families and individuals.

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Locked Up and Locked Down

Locked Up and Locked Down Multitude Lingers in Limbo: Revised Edition  is a quest for solution to deal with the high rate of incarceration. It is both descriptive and prescriptive.

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