Ashley Winstead

Jeremy Travis Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Today the American Society of Criminology honored Jeremy Travis, LJAF’s Executive Vice President of Criminal Justice, with the Jerry Lee Lifetime Achievement Award. The award recognizes “a leader in the advancement of experimental methodology, experimental research, or the use of experimental methods in the advancement of evidence-based policy.” Jeremy joins a distinguished group of past recipients, including Joan Petersilia, Friedrich … Read More

Statement by the Laura and John Arnold Foundation in Response to the Report on Bail Reform Issued by the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights

As a supporter in the development and use of pretrial risk assessments, the Laura and John Arnold Foundation (LJAF) reaffirms their valuable role in a larger effort to reduce unnecessary and unjust pretrial detention. The statement on bail reform principles released by the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights (LCCHR) highlights several goals our … Read More

Pennsylvania Supreme Court Upholds Philadelphia’s Tax on Sweetened Beverages

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Trading Up: Life Lessons with Philanthropist John Arnold

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Pretrial Risk Assessment Now Available to All Interested Jurisdictions; Research Advisory Board Announced

NEW YORK – The Laura and John Arnold Foundation (LJAF) is expanding access to a suite of resources that will help jurisdictions implement its pretrial risk assessment, known as the Public Safety Assessment (PSA), while convening an advisory board that includes a retired judge, mathematician, and leading scholars. The expert panel will guide LJAF as … Read More