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Inside OKC / December 1, 2017

County takes major step in criminal justice reform

Criminal justice reform efforts in Oklahoma County took a significant step forward last month with the first meeting of the new Criminal Justice Advisory Council, an interlocal government council designed to institutionalize cooperation and planning for the criminal justice system in Oklahoma County.

By Chamber Staff
OSU executive management briefings 8-19
Inside OKC / December 1, 2017

A kindred spirit in criminal justice reform

At our InterCity visit session with members of the criminal justice reform community in Columbus, Ohio, Oklahoma City and Columbus were called “sister cities” because of how much our journeys to criminal justice reform have in common.

By Roy Williams
Inside OKC / December 1, 2017

Notes from Columbus: A model for criminal justice reform

Oklahoma County is in the midst of a major overhaul of its criminal justice system, a journey that came as a response to the overcrowding of the Oklahoma County jail. Franklin County, the location of Columbus, has embraced criminal justice reform for similar reasons.

By Chamber Staff
VeloCity Q&A / June 19, 2019
Tommy Yi
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