The Vision and Plan Behind Closing Rikers

Along with members of the 2016 Independent Lippman Commission on NYC Criminal Justice and Incarceration Reform, Propel grantees - Vera Institute, JustLeadersUSA, and Center for Court Innovation have made closing the jails on Rikers Island an achievable goal. Read the vision and plan for closing Rikers and rethinking incarceration in the Commission's official report: "Towards a More Just NYC".