In NYC beset by crime, Morgenthau was made-for-TV prosecutor Associated Press

Former Manhattan DA Robert Morgenthau remembered Amanda Santiago

Sheriff’s chief says she quit over ‘highly unethical’ demand to rehire deputy fired for abuse (Los Angeles, CA) Maya Lau

In ’99 He Was Sentenced to Life. Twenty Years Later, I Set Him Free. Robin Rosenberg

3,100 inmates to be released as Trump administration implements criminal justice reform Matt Zapotosky

Governor forms group to study criminal justice reform (Alabama) Jessa Reid Bolling

Anti-Recidivism Coalition Provides Transformational Criminal Justice Reform (California) Michele Hanisee

Where Law-and-Order Justice Still Reigns in New York City Ted Alcorn

Kim Kardashian, Kanye West Call On Trump To Help Free A$AP Rocky Cole Delbyck

4 Chicago cops fired over alleged coverup of Laquan McDonald’s deadly shooting CBS News

A decisive epilogue to the Laquan McDonald case: Yes, Chicago will punish police misconduct. Chicago Tribune Editorial Board

‘A slap in the face’: Knoxville mayor, police chief respond to vulgar video that led to KPD internal investigations (Tennessee) John North and Tonja Burk

St. Louis police officer charged with felony assault for pepper-spraying protestors Rebecca Rivas

Philadelphia Police Department to fire 13 officers over ‘vile’ Facebook posts Ryan Briggs

Congress Helped Thousands of People Get Out of Prison Early. But Many of Them Will Probably Be Deported Right Away. Samantha Michaels

New initiative gives inmates opportunity to THRIVE after release (Baltimore, MD) The Aegis Opinion

Will Rape-Testing Evidence Push More Cops to Believe Women? The Crime Report