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Criminal Justice Blogs

1. Center on Juvenile and Criminal Justice

Center on Juvenile and Criminal JusticeSan Francisco, CA About Blog CJCJ promotes balanced and humane criminal justice policies that reduce incarceration and promote long-term public safety.
Frequency 1 post / week
Since Feb 2000
Blog cjcj.org/index.html
Facebook fans 2.4K ⋅ Twitter followers 2.9K ⋅ Social Engagement 11 ⋅ Domain Authority 58

2. Crime and Consequences Blog

Crime and Consequences BlogSacramento, CA About Blog The Crime and Consequences Blog discusses crime and the criminal law. We approach criminal law issues from the perspective of victims of crime and the law-abiding public. As most of the existing criminal law blogs are defense-oriented, this is a step toward balance in the blogosphere as a whole.
Frequency 5 posts / week
Since Apr 2006
Also in Crime Blogs, Criminal Law Blogs
Blog crimeandconsequences.com/cri..
Facebook fans 1.1K ⋅ Twitter followers 229 ⋅ Social Engagement 1 ⋅ Domain Authority 49

3. The Charles Smith Blog

The Charles Smith BlogAbout Blog A blog focusing on cases involving flawed forensic pathology.
Frequency 1 post / day
Also in Forensic Blogs
Blog smithforensic.blogspot.com
Domain Authority 30

4. Criminal Justice News

Criminal Justice News About Blog Providing criminal justice news to criminal justice practitioners, students and academics.
Frequency 6 posts / day
Since Dec 2005
Blog criminal-justice-online.blog..
Domain Authority 30

5. Grits for Breakfast

Grits for BreakfastAbout Blog Former professional opposition researcher and political consultant Scott Henson leads a team of writers who discuss law enforcement and criminal justice issues in Texas.
Frequency 4 posts / week
Since Dec 2003
Also in Police Blogs
Blog gritsforbreakfast.blogspot.com
Social Engagement 3 ⋅ Domain Authority 54

6. Schneier on Security

Schneier on SecurityAbout Blog A blog by Bruce Schneier covering security and security technology. Bruce Schneier is an internationally renowned security technologist and author. Described by The Economist as a 'security guru'.
Frequency 7 posts / week
Since Oct 2004
Also in Cyber Security Blogs, Information Security Blogs
Blog schneier.com
Facebook fans 24.6K ⋅ Twitter followers 118K ⋅ Social Engagement 41 ⋅ Domain Authority 76

7. Vera Institute of Justice

Vera Institute of JusticeNew York About Blog Vera works closely with government to build and improve justice systems that ensure fairness, promote safety, and strengthen communities.
Frequency 2 posts / week
Since Jun 2009
Blog vera.org/blog
Facebook fans 138.2K ⋅ Twitter followers 43.5K ⋅ Social Engagement 45 ⋅ Domain Authority 64

8. Sentencing Law and Policy

Sentencing Law and PolicyOhio About Blog Sentencing Law and Policy blog provides Information and Commentary about Guidelines and Capital Sentencing.
Frequency 14 posts / week
Since May 2004
Blog sentencing.typepad.com
Twitter followers 3.7K ⋅ Domain Authority 56

9. Innocence Project

Innocence ProjectNew York, NY About Blog The Innocence Project exonerates the wrongly convicted through DNA testing and reforms the criminal justice system to prevent future injustices.
Frequency 11 posts / month
Since Jan 2001
Blog innocenceproject.org
Facebook fans 381.4K ⋅ Twitter followers 112.1K ⋅ Social Engagement 2K ⋅ Domain Authority 70

10. Right on Crime - Fighting crime, prioritizing victims, and protecting taxpayers.

Right on Crime - Fighting crime, prioritizing victims, and protecting taxpayers.About Blog We conduct policy research and mobilize strong conservative voices to help promote cost-effective criminal justice systems at both the state and federal level.
Frequency 3 posts / month
Since Jan 2014
Blog rightoncrime.com/blog
Facebook fans 19K ⋅ Twitter followers 8.8K ⋅ Social Engagement 5 ⋅ Domain Authority 56

11. Reddit - Criminal Justice

Reddit - Criminal JusticeSan Francisco, CA About Blog Reddit is a community of millions of users engaging in the creation of content and the sharing of conversation across tens of thousands of topics.
Frequency 5 posts / week
Blog reddit.com/r/CriminalJustice
Facebook fans 1.3M ⋅ Twitter followers 640.7K ⋅ Social Engagement 1 ⋅ Domain Authority 90

12. Oxford Academic | Journal of International Criminal Justice Current Issue

Oxford Academic | Journal of International Criminal Justice Current IssueNew York City & Oxford About Blog The Journal of International Criminal Justice aims to promote a profound collective reflection on the new problems facing international law.
Frequency 3 posts / quarter
Blog academic.oup.com/jicj/issue
Facebook fans 1.1M ⋅ Twitter followers 92.9K ⋅ Domain Authority 92

13. John Jay Research Office for the Advancement of Research

John Jay Research Office for the Advancement of ResearchNew York City About Blog Features research and scholarship from the academic community at John Jay College of Criminal Justice.
Frequency 1 post / month
Since Oct 2015
Blog johnjayresearch.commons.gc.c..
Facebook fans 1.3K ⋅ Twitter followers 4K ⋅ Social Engagement 1 ⋅ Domain Authority 85

14. Pace Criminal Justice Blog

Pace Criminal Justice BlogWhite Plains, NY About Blog A blog on Criminal Justice by Pace University.
Frequency 1 post / month
Since Jan 2013
Blog pcjc.blogs.pace.edu
Domain Authority 69

15. Death Penalty Information Center

Death Penalty Information CenterWashington, DC About Blog Death Penalty Information Center, serving the media and public with analysis & information concerning capital punishment.
Frequency 1 post / day
Blog deathpenaltyinfo.org
Facebook fans 11.3K ⋅ Twitter followers 10.8K ⋅ Social Engagement 56 ⋅ Domain Authority 70

16. Prison Policy Initiative

Prison Policy InitiativeEasthampton, MA About Blog The Prison Policy Initiative was founded in 2001 to document and publicize how over-criminalization undermines our national welfare. This blog provides research and advocacy about how mass incarceration affects individuals, communities and the national welfare.
Frequency 1 post / week
Since Apr 2000
Blog prisonpolicy.org/blog
Facebook fans 18.6K ⋅ Twitter followers 42.7K ⋅ Social Engagement 65 ⋅ Domain Authority 66

17. The Sentencing Project

The Sentencing ProjectWashington, D.C. About Blog The Sentencing Project has worked for a fair and effective U.S. criminal justice system for 30 years.
Frequency 1 post / week
Since Aug 2013
Blog sentencingproject.org
Facebook fans 42.8K ⋅ Twitter followers 31.6K ⋅ Social Engagement 5 ⋅ Domain Authority 67

18. AFL-CIO

AFL-CIO Washington, DC About Blog The AFL-CIO is an expression of the hopes and aspirations of the working people of America. We resolve to fulfill the yearning of the human spirit for liberty, justice and community; to advance individual and associational freedom; to vanquish oppression, privation and cruelty in all their forms.
Frequency 2 posts / week
Blog aflcio.org/blog
Facebook fans 281.4K ⋅ Twitter followers 122.3K ⋅ Social Engagement 26 ⋅ Domain Authority 69

19. Texas Prison Bid'ness

Texas Prison Bid'nessTexas About Blog , Texas Prison Bid'ness is posting information about the growing prison-for-profit industry in Texas. Since the first prison-for-profit in the world opened in Texas in 1984, Texas has become home to scores of prisons of all shapes and sizes that are run for the profit of corporations. We'll be sharing information about the true costs of private prisons to individuals, families and communities in T
Since Mar 2007
Blog texasprisonbidness.org
Twitter followers 1.4K ⋅ Domain Authority 40

20. In Homeland Security

In Homeland SecurityCharles Town, WV About Blog Provides homeland security news and analysis, from a network of field experts who cover topics dealing with terrorism, cybersecurity, and national security.
Frequency 20 posts / week
Blog inhomelandsecurity.com
Facebook fans 51.8K ⋅ Twitter followers 3.6K ⋅ Social Engagement 104 ⋅ Domain Authority 55

21. Penal Reform International

Penal Reform InternationalAbout Blog Penal Reform International develops and promotes fair, effective and proportionate responses to criminal justice problems worldwide.
Frequency 2 posts / month
Since Mar 2012
Blog penalreform.org/blog
Facebook fans 5.1K ⋅ Twitter followers 4.1K ⋅ Social Engagement 12 ⋅ Domain Authority 56

22. JONATHAN TURLEY

JONATHAN TURLEYWashington, District of Columbia, United States About Blog Professor Jonathan Turley is a nationally recognized legal scholar who has written extensively in areas ranging from constitutional law to legal theory to tort law. He has written over three dozen academic articles that have appeared in a variety of leading law journals at Cornell, Duke, Georgetown, Harvard, Northwestern, University of Chicago, and other schools.
Frequency 2 posts / day
Since Aug 2007
Also in Legal Blogs
Blog jonathanturley.org
Twitter followers 47.9K ⋅ Social Engagement 83 ⋅ Domain Authority 65

23. Prison Culture

Prison CultureNew York, USA About Blog Prison Culture blog is an attempt to document how the current prison industrial complex operates and to underscore the ways that it structures American society. Follow to get latest updates.
Frequency 2 posts / month
Since Jun 2010
Blog usprisonculture.com/blog
Twitter followers 144.7K ⋅ Social Engagement 86 ⋅ Domain Authority 53

24. David Breston

David BrestonAbout Blog At the Law Office of David A. Breston, we work to level the playing field with the vast resources of the government, and provide outstanding legal advice, representation, and results to clients accused of state and federal crimes throughout Texas.
Frequency 2 posts / quarter
Blog davidbreston.com/blog
Facebook fans 504 ⋅ Domain Authority 37

25. Just Policy Blog

Just Policy BlogWashington, DC About Blog Justice Policy Institute is a national nonprofit organization that envisions a society with safe, equitable and healthy communities; just and effective solutions to social problems; and the use of incarceration only as a last resort.
Frequency 1 post / year
Since Aug 2011
Blog blog.justicepolicy.org
Facebook fans 3.8K ⋅ Twitter followers 30K ⋅ Domain Authority 60

26. Russell Webster - Criminal Justice

Russell Webster - Criminal Justice Hornchurch, Essex. UK About Blog Get the latest developments in alcohol and drugs, criminal justice and payment by results.
Frequency 1 post / day
Since Apr 2015
Blog russellwebster.com/category/..
Facebook fans 356 ⋅ Twitter followers 9.6K ⋅ Social Engagement 9 ⋅ Domain Authority 44

27. Life at the Harris County Criminal Justice Center

Life at the Harris County Criminal Justice CenterHouston, TX About Blog Murray Newman is a former Chief Harris County Prosecutor practicing only criminal defense in Harris and Brazos Counties and the surrounding areas. An insider's view of what is really happening in the Harris County Criminal Courts.
Frequency 1 post / week
Since Jan 2008
Blog harriscountycriminaljustice...
Facebook fans 685 ⋅ Twitter followers 1.6K ⋅ Social Engagement 84 ⋅ Domain Authority 24

28. Transform Justice

Transform JusticeAbout Blog Transform Justice is a national charity working for a fair, humane, open and effective justice system.
Frequency 3 posts / month
Since May 2013
Blog transformjustice.org.uk/blog
Twitter followers 4.8K ⋅ Social Engagement 1 ⋅ Domain Authority 40

29. Cop in the Hood

Cop in the HoodNew York About Blog Peter Moskos is an associate professor in the Department of Law, Police Science, and Criminal Justice Administration at John Jay College of Criminal Justice. He is on the faculty of the City University of New York's Doctoral Programs in Sociology and a Senior Fellow of the Yale Urban Ethnography Project.
Frequency 2 posts / month
Since Aug 2007
Blog copinthehood.com
Twitter followers 3K ⋅ Social Engagement 1 ⋅ Domain Authority 46

30. Wrongful Convictions Blog

Wrongful Convictions BlogAbout Blog This blog covers any and all issues wherever they arise in the world related to the problem of wrongful conviction of the innocent.
Frequency 9 posts / year
Since Feb 2012
Blog wrongfulconvictionsblog.org
Twitter followers 792 ⋅ Social Engagement 252 ⋅ Domain Authority 47

31. Justice System Partners

Justice System PartnersAbout Blog We work to improve the safety and quality of life for offenders and communities through evidence-based strategies, systems, and data-based decisions and practices.
Frequency 1 post / quarter
Since Apr 2015
Blog justicesystempartners.org/blog
Facebook fans 54 ⋅ Twitter followers 372 ⋅ Social Engagement 8 ⋅ Domain Authority 18

32. JUSTICE BUILDING BLOG

JUSTICE BUILDING BLOGAbout Blog This blog has been called 'the definitive blog on miami criminal law' by the NY times, the washington post, the pope, and donald trump who also once said it was 'really great'.
Frequency 3 posts / week
Since Nov 2005
Also in Miami Blogs
Blog justicebuilding.blogspot.com
Domain Authority 33

33. National Criminal Justice Arts Alliance

National Criminal Justice Arts AllianceEngland, Wales About Blog he National Criminal Justice Arts Alliance is a coalition of almost 600 members: artists, arts and Criminal Justice Sector organisations and individuals who work with prisoners, those on probation and ex-offenders in the community. We aim to ensure that people within the Criminal Justice System get access to arts opportunities as a springboard to positive change.
Frequency 1 post / week
Since Jul 2017
Blog artsincriminaljustice.org.uk..
Facebook fans 510 ⋅ Twitter followers 4.7K ⋅ Social Engagement 4 ⋅ Domain Authority 38

34. Criminal Justice Alliance

Criminal Justice AllianceLONDON About Blog The Criminal Justice Alliance is a coalition of more than 90 organisations committed to improving the criminal justice system.
Frequency 4 posts / year
Since Nov 2016
Blog criminaljusticealliance.org/..
Twitter followers 11.8K ⋅ Social Engagement 8 ⋅ Domain Authority 43

35. Anthropoliteia

AnthropoliteiaAbout Blog A blog offering critical perspectives on police, security, crime, law and punishment around the world.
Frequency 3 posts / year
Since Jul 2009
Blog anthropoliteia.net/blog
Facebook fans 1.5K ⋅ Twitter followers 3K ⋅ Social Engagement 49 ⋅ Domain Authority 37

36. Solitary Watch

Solitary WatchNew York / Washington, D.C. About Blog Solitary Watch is a nonprofit national watchdog group that investigates, documents, and disseminates information on the widespread use of solitary confinement in U.S. prisons and jails.
Frequency 2 posts / week
Since Dec 2009
Blog solitarywatch.org
Facebook fans 7.8K ⋅ Twitter followers 15.8K ⋅ Social Engagement 72 ⋅ Domain Authority 59

37. Imagining Justice

Imagining JusticeAbout Blog We are a critical social justice collective dedicated to fostering an appreciation of the dialectics of crime, justice, and social harm. . Our goals are to (1) provide our audience with alternative resources regarding criminalization, inequality, and social harm as well as (2) encourage more action-oriented relationships with groups or social phenomena of study.
Frequency 7 posts / year
Since Nov 2003
Blog imaginingjustice.org/blogs
Facebook fans 775 ⋅ Twitter followers 2K ⋅ Social Engagement 505 ⋅ Domain Authority 17

38. Prison Watch Network

Prison Watch NetworkAbout Blog Dedicated to gathering documentation directly from prisoners, from media and other sources about prisons and prisoners' human rights abuses.
Frequency 1 post / year
Since Oct 2002
Blog prisonwatchnetwork.org/newsblog
Facebook fans 1.5K ⋅ Twitter followers 21K ⋅ Domain Authority 24

39. Officer 'Smith': Thoughts From Behind the Badge

Officer 'Smith': Thoughts From Behind the BadgeAbout Blog The personal views of a California Peace Officer and widower. Be ye forewarned, not everything on this page is fit for children, liberals or Berkeley residents. I don't expect everyone to agree with everything I say, but personal attacks and irrelevant bullshit will not be tolerated.
Since Sep 2007
Blog officersmith.blogspot.com

40. Chicago Justice

Chicago JusticeAbout Blog Our Justice Media Project is focused on capturing, tracking, and analyzing media coverage of crime and violence in Chicago. We seek to reform the coverage of these vital issues so that they more adequately reflect media coverage of how these issues actually occur in our city.
Frequency 1 post / month
Since Jan 2007
Blog chicagojustice.org/blog
Facebook fans 225.6K ⋅ Twitter followers 27K ⋅ Social Engagement 5 ⋅ Domain Authority 43

41. Centre for Youth & Criminal Justice - Raising Youth Justice

Centre for Youth & Criminal Justice - Raising Youth Justice Scotland About Blog The Centre for Youth and Criminal Justice (CYCJ) supports improvement in youth justice, contributing to better lives for individuals and communities.
Frequency 16 posts / year
Since Feb 2014
Blog cycj.org.uk/blog
Facebook fans 619 ⋅ Twitter followers 5.1K ⋅ Social Engagement 25 ⋅ Domain Authority 35

42. Criminal Law & Justice Weekly

Criminal Law & Justice WeeklyAbout Blog Provider of legal, government, business and high-tech information sources.
Since Nov 2010
Blog criminallawandjustice.co.uk/..
Twitter followers 2.5K ⋅ Domain Authority 43

43. Centre for Justice Innovation | Justice reform charity UK

Centre for Justice Innovation | Justice reform charity UK London, UK About Blog We combine research and real-world projects to develop new ideas and new practice in the British criminal justice system.
Frequency 11 posts / year
Since Sep 2013
Blog justiceinnovation.org/blog
Twitter followers 4.5K ⋅ Domain Authority 37

44. David Bratzer

David BratzerVictoria, BC About Blog Writing about crime and justice from British Columbia, Canada. Opinions expressed here are my personal views.
Since Jul 2012
Blog davidbratzer.ca
Twitter followers 1.4K ⋅ Domain Authority 19

45. ACUF Center for Criminal Justice Reform - Latest News |

ACUF Center for Criminal Justice Reform - Latest News | Washington, DC About Blog The Center for Criminal Justice Reform was established by the American Conservative Union Foundation to provide leadership for the growing conservative consensus that our criminal justice system is badly broken, and that there are proven, conservative reforms that will keep the public safe while restraining costs.
Since Dec 2012
Blog justice.acu.foundation/updates
Facebook fans 10.2K ⋅ Twitter followers 2.3K ⋅ Domain Authority 26

46. CCJS Undergrad

CCJS Undergrad College Park, MD About Blog Leading in the development of criminology and criminal justice research and theory; the training of graduate students to conduct and understand basic and applied research; and the provision of undergraduate education of the highest quality.
Frequency 7 posts / week
Since Oct 2011
Blog umdccjs.blogspot.com
Facebook fans 1.4K ⋅ Twitter followers 146 ⋅ Domain Authority 15

47. janbtucker.com Blog: THE DETECTIVE'S DIARY

janbtucker.com Blog: THE DETECTIVE'S DIARYLos Angeles metropolitan area About Blog Jan Tucker is a private investigator and advocate for causes related to criminal justice. He is a columnist and contributor to criminal justice publications, and also speaks about public safety issues on Black Talk Radio.
Since May 2006
Blog janbtucker.com/blog
Twitter followers 417 ⋅ Domain Authority 24

48. Centre of Criminology Library Blog

Centre of Criminology Library BlogCanada About Blog Centre for Criminology and Sociolegal Studies, University of Toronto: News, Research, Opinion
Frequency 20 posts / quarter
Since Aug 2008
Blog crimbrary.blogspot.com
Domain Authority 22

49. The Criminal Justice Blog

The Criminal Justice BlogUK About Blog The Criminal Justice Blog is for policy makers, practitioners, academics and everyone interested in the criminal justice system in England and Wales.
Frequency 2 posts / quarter
Since Nov 2012
Blog faithspear.wordpress.com
Twitter followers 4.9K ⋅ Domain Authority 14

50. Media Coverage of Crime and Criminal Justice

Media Coverage of Crime and Criminal JusticeAbout Blog The official blog associated with the book, Media Coverage of Crime and Criminal Justice!
Since Jun 2012
Blog mediacriminaljustice.blogspo..
Domain Authority 16

51. Criminal Justice in Ireland | A contemporary blog on criminal justice issues

Criminal Justice in Ireland | A contemporary blog on criminal justice issuesAbout Blog A contemporary blog on criminal justice issues
Frequency 1 post / month
Since Mar 2016
Blog criminaljusticeinireland.wor..
Social Engagement 6 ⋅ Domain Authority 9

52. CCCU Policing and Criminal Justice

CCCU Policing and Criminal JusticeAbout Blog A blog by staff and students from Canterbury Christ Church University.
Frequency 1 post / week
Since Sep 2014
Blog cccupolicingandcj.wordpress.com
Twitter followers 7.2K ⋅ Social Engagement 2 ⋅ Domain Authority 23

53. Vermonters for Criminal Justice Reform

Vermonters for Criminal Justice ReformBurlington, VT About Blog Vermonters for Criminal Justice Reform is a non-profit educational and advocacy organization whose mission is to achieve a more humane, effective and coordinated criminal justice response for both victims and offenders.
Since Jan 2014
Blog vermontersforcriminaljustice..
Facebook fans 1.4K ⋅ Twitter followers 651 ⋅ Domain Authority 24

54. Matt Mangino

Matt ManginoAbout Blog Matt Mangino is Attorney, former district attorney of Lawrence County and author of The Executioner's Toll, 2010.
Frequency 1 post / day
Since Nov 2009
Blog mattmangino.com
Twitter followers 1.7K ⋅ Domain Authority 32

55. glynn b. cartledge

glynn b. cartledgeAbout Blog Keep up with articles from glynn b. cartledge.
Frequency 1 post / week
Blog glynnbcartledge.com/blog
Domain Authority 6

56. Juvenile Law Center

Juvenile Law Center Philadelphia, PA About Blog Juvenile Law Center plays a leadership role nationally and in Pennsylvania in shaping and using the law on behalf of children in the child welfare and justice systems to promote fairness, prevent harm, secure access to appropriate services, and ensure a smooth transition from adolescence to adulthood.
Since Dec 2011
Blog jlc.org/blog
Facebook fans 7.6K ⋅ Twitter followers 15.2K ⋅ Domain Authority 55

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