Campaigns

Decriminalization

  • For more information about marijuana decriminalization campaigns across the country see the Drug Policy Alliance’s Website: http://www.drugpolicy.org/
  • For more information about the California campaign to change sentencing practices and invest in communities: http://www.unitedforprop47.com/
  • For more information about VOCAL NY’s campaign to decriminalize marijuana and other low level offenses in New York: http://www.vocal-ny.org/
  • For more information on Neighborhoods Organizing for Change’s campaign to decriminalize minor offenses, visit: http://www.mnnoc.org/

Municipal Court Reforms

Municipal Court Reforms

Immigration Detainer Policies

Immigration Detainer Policies

Community Oversight

Community Oversight

  • For more information about the Dignity and Power Now Campaign to enact meaningful oversight of the LA Sheriff’s Department see: http://dignityandpowernow.org/

Demilitarize Local Police Forces

Demilitarize Local Police Forces

Beyond Policy

Beyond Policy

  • The New York City, “Safety Beyond Policing” campaign has proposed alternative uses to the nearly $100 million that would otherwise be spent on hiring additional police: http://www.safetybeyondpolicing.com/
  • In Los Angeles the 1% Campaign is asking that 1% of the Los Angeles County Law Enforcement budget, according to them $100 million, be invested in youth jobs, youth centers, and community intervention/peace builders. For more about the work of LA For Youth’s Campaign: http://www.youth4justice.org/take-action/la-for-youth-1-campaign