In June 2018, Reinvestment Partners released a report on criminal justice debt in North Carolina. This report examines the debt spiral for individuals indebted to the criminal justice system in North Carolina - particularly those with traffic infractions - and argues for targeted reforms at state and local levels.
The report was part of a multi-state collaborative addressing enforcement of civic debt in California, Illinois, Maryland and North Carolina.
Read the reports below:
by Quisha Mallette
A Ford Collaborative Effort