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Criminal Justice Debt

Advocacy & Research

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: