Since 2010, LIVE FREE Campaigns across the US have created campaigns and local organizing owned by black and brown leadership. These are the issues, cuts, and victories in some of our states.

BAN THE BOX:

  • Ohio: job applications
  • Daytona Beach and Orlando, Florida: job applications
  • New York City: job applications

MASS INCARCERATION:

  • Indianapolis, Initial victory to stop the construction of new jail (Justice Center)
  • San Diego (SD 33)
  • Colorado: sentencing reform 

SCHOOL TO PRISON PIPELINE:

  • Minnesota

POLICE ACCOUNTABILITY AND URBAN GUN VIOLENCE:

  • California: $5 Million increase in funding for implementation of best practices (Ceasefire)
  • California: crack and powder cocaine disparity
  • Pennsylvania: police accountability
  • Nevada: hiring committees & practices
  • Massachusetts: Prop 47 like work
  • Indianapolis: police accountability
  • Michigan: ceasefire at local and state level