Profiles in Smart Justice

Here are stories of people who discuss the toll that an abusive and unjust criminal system takes on individuals, families, and communities.


7 questions with a former parole officer

Listen to LaTonya Tate, founder and executive director of the Alabama Justice Initiative, discuss her experiences as a former parole officer and mother of someone currently on parole.


7 questions with a formerly incarcerated person

Listen to Stephanie Hicks, Administrative Director of the Offender Alumni Association, discuss her experiences as a former offender.