“We don’t have a network of communication between the communities, so it’s very easy for people to slip through the cracks, which is not good for them.”
Concerned about the “onerous conditions of parole” and longstanding cruel procedures, legislators and reform advocates push major legislative and cultural changes.
The MBTA pays former T workers millions to fix longstanding problems, but transit advocates say inside hiring isn’t getting riders or the system where they need to go.
“I know that if Sarah Coughlin is appointed to the Parole Board, she will be the people’s Parole Board member.”
“If the same police departments issue press releases after arrests—not convictions—if they think that doing that makes the community safer, then why redact information about alleged abuses from police officers themselves?”