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Unhoused People Overrepresented in the Criminal Justice System

People without homes in the U.S. are overrepresented in the criminal justice system due to “punitive laws and enforcement practices,” according to a Vera Institute of Justice report published Aug. 12. A total of 567,715 unhoused persons were counted across the U.S. during the most recent point-in-time count conducted by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban […]