Willie Nash was taken into custody and strip-searched at a county jail. He's now serving 12 years in jail for having his cell phone with him.
The United States, a nation addicted to punishment and cages, is the number one jailer in the world, something that Pressley is seeking to change.
The 2020 Presidential candidate has her eyes set on ending mass incarceration, the death penalty, money bail and much more as a way of overhauling the criminal justice system.
In its third year, the #FreeBlackMama's initiative proves what can happen when the community comes together.
A new study by The Center on Juvenile and Criminal Justice shows that in a broken system, Black and Latino youth are the biggest victims.
State's Attorney Marilyn Mosby joins with prosecutors nationwide who have opted out of prosecuting low-level marijuana cases and vacating old marijuana convictions.
Kamala Harris gave a passionate defense of her criminal justice record during a CNN town hall in Des Moines, Iowa.
Kalief Browder became a victim of the criminal justice system at 16. Nearly four years after his death, his family has reached a settlement.
The NBC Nightly News anchor is using his platform to shed a light on the lives affected by a flawed criminal justice system.
The rapper will also be embarking on his first tour next year since his release from jail in April.