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    It is hard to imagine now, but in the late 1960s and early 1970s there were only about 400,000 individuals housed in prisons and jails in t...
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    Over the past few months, I’ve had conversations with a number of our nation’s sheriffs and jail commanders. I’ve been thinking about...
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    Sunday marks the start of National Suicide Prevention Week, Sept. 5-11, 2021. Now more than ever, we need to work together to stop suicide....