Valley Justice Coalition

Brian Moran coming to Harrisonburg

On Tuesday, Dec. 4th at 4:30pm, Virginia Secretary of Public Safety Brian Moran and Parole Board Chair Adrianne Bennett are coming to Harrisonburg to discuss parole in Virginia and related topics. They will be speaking publicly at the Festival Center at JMU in conference Room 8 from 4:30-6:00 pm. This event is free and open the public. No registration [...]

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Community Forum on Criminal Justice and Criminalization

What: Forum to present new community-police relations report as well as a review of Harrisonburg Police Department’s Standard Operating Procedures. The forum will invite [...]

Aging Prisoners: A Community Discussion

Join us for a free seminar on Virginia's aging prison population and statewide efforts to release elderly prisoners through parole. This seminar will take place on Saturday, [...]

October Community Criminal Justice Board

The next Community Criminal Justice Board meeting will be Monday, October 15, 2018 in Memorial Hall Auditorium. At 6pm, join the Valley Justice Coalition, the Northeast [...]

Marsha Garst on Reentry Housing

Commonwealth Attorney Marsha Garst will be speaking on the need for better housing options for inmates being released from jail and prison Thursday, October 11, from [...]

Reentry Conference in Norfolk

Norfolk Reentry Council is hosting a conference on September 24th on building collaborative partnerships to support prisoner reentry. A handful of us are traveling to [...]

Paloma Saucedo Criminal Justice Discussion

Paloma Saucedo will be hosting a discussion about criminal justice issues on Monday, August 20th at Pale Fire Brewery. Read Paloma's platform statement to learn more [...]

Poetry without Borders

Join us for a night of bilingual poetry in support of reuniting immigrant families, featuring poems written by children living in detention at the Shenandoah Valley [...]

Opioid Film Screening

Come to Fishersville on July 24th for a film produced by the FBI, Chasing the Dragon, followed by critical discussion about the rhetoric and discourse of addictions in public [...]

13th Documentary at Simms

Come see the award-winning documentary, 13th at Lucy Simms on Wednesday, June 20th. Click here to add this event to your [...]

Fania Davis on Truth and Reconciliation for Harrisonburg

Fania Davis on Truth and Reconciliation Commissions in Harrisonburg and throughout the US Dr. Fania Davis is a leading national and global voice calling for a truth and [...]