Divest from prisons. Invest in communities.

It’s time to shrink the prison system and invest in local strategies that work.

Prisons are ineffective, expensive, and inherently racist. Shrinking the state’s prison system and investing community restoration is the approach we need to address the over policing and over prosecution of Black, Indigenous, and Latinx people.

Equity and healing mean divesting from prisons and investing in communities.

People before prisons

Add your name, and join us in our fight to put people before prisons.

Crime survivor and advocate

“I recently shared my story for the first time, and it was emotional, but it was also freeing.

My voice has a purpose in this work, and I intend to use it.”

– Advocate and crime survivor