The University of Massachusetts Amherst

The Local Politics of Criminal Justice Reform

Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 2:00pm to 6:00pm
Bernie Dallas Room, Goodell Hall, 10 Hicks Way

Join us for an afternoon of "The Local Politics of Criminal Justice Reform" with Criminal Justice Scholars and Hampshire County District Attorney David Sullivan as well as Hampshire County Director of Community Prosecution Projects Becky Michaels for a session of Q & A.

Panelists at 2 p.m:

  • Hadar Aviram from University of California, is author of Cheap on Crime and is a scholar of criminal justice reform in California.
  • Liz Chiarello from Saint Louis University, Scholar of the Opioid Crisis, Criminal Justice and Health Policies.
  • Lucius Couloute, Graduate from UMass Sociology and Assistant Professor at Suffolk University, Scholar of Prison Policies and Prisoner Reentry.
  • Toussaint Losier from University of Massachusetts Amherst, Expert on Mass Incarceration and Social Movement Politics in the United States. 

Keynote Speakers at 4 p.m: