Right now, VICE and its varies subsidiaries are running a series of pieces on the criminal justice system. In the piece below, reporter Alice Hines interviewed for a story about the use of makeup behind bars. Click on the image to read the whole thing.
In some places, heroin is cheaper than cigarettes. That was one of the interesting takeaways from today’s segment on HuffPost Live, featuring me, Major Cities Chiefs Association Director Darrel Stephens, Dixon Police Department Chief Dan Langloss, and Drug Policy Alliance Manager Michael Collins. The discussion covered some of the ways in which police departments have come to realize the value of funneling addicts into treatment instead of jails and prisons. Click here to watch the full half-hour video.