Archive for 'Dealing with the System'

Being Poor Has Never Been A Crime In Our Country. Until Now.

Being Poor Has Never Been A Crime In Our Country. Until Now.

Source:  Upworthy They’re turning yet another wing of the “justice” system into a straight-out profit center. Even worse, these companies are often owned by former officers with connections all over the place to get even more [...]

Working with your Probation or Parole Officer

Working with your Probation or Parole Officer

People living with mental illness can struggle with the conditions of probation and parole. Fortunately, specialized probation officers like Eilene Flory can help individuals succeed.  Read More >>> [...]

Ask A Cop: What to do in a Crisis if Your Community Doesn’t have CIT

Ask A Cop: What to do in a Crisis if Your Community Doesn’t have CIT

Q: My community doesn’t have CIT. If I have to call the police in a crisis, what I should I do to ensure the best outcome for me and my family?  Full Story >>> [...]