Illinois State Commission on Criminal Justice & Sentencing Reform Public Hearing Meeting July 27

Posted: July 20, 2015 | Keywords: commission, criminal justice, sentencing, reform, public hearing

The State Commission on Criminal Justice & Sentencing Reform will hold a public hearing on its work to safely reduce the state’s prison population by 25 percent in 10 years Monday, July 27, from 1 p.m to 5 p.m. at the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority, 300 W. Adams St., 2nd Floor in Chicago.

The Commission seeks public comment on its Initial Report, as well as testimony on how Illinois can reduce recidivism, improve the state’s prison system, and strengthen criminal sentencing.

Visit the Reform Commission for agendas, meeting materials, and other information