Community Criminal Justice Days

Community Criminal Justice Days   The Institute for Reform and Solutions is hosting Community Criminal Justice Days, on October 18 and 19, 2017 at Blue Ridge Community College in Weyers Cave, Virginia. Community Criminal Justice Days has been designed to share information with the citizens of Rockingham, Page, Augusta, Highland, Rockbridge Counties, and the cities therein, [...]

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Guest Speaker: Commonwealth Attorney Marsha Garst

Commonwealth Attorney Marsha Garst again returned to the Valley Justice Coalition on October 17th. [...]

Correctional Accreditation Recommendation

The following was presented to the Community Criminal Justice Board on 29 August 2016: Accreditation improves public confidence in correctional facilities which meet [...]

Conditions of Confinement Improvement Recommendation

Procedures for Inmate Grievances [...]

Upcoming Community Criminal Justice Board Meeting

Mark your calendars! The Community Criminal Justice Board is meeting on Monday, August 29th. We will be presenting our proposals [...]

New Vision and Goals Documents

The Valley Justice Coalition has recently released our new mission, vision, and goals. [...]

Criminal justice and the Church in our Community: a Day of Learning

Mennonite Central Committee is hosting a day of learning, exploration, and discussion about the criminal justice system in the greater Harrisonburg area! We will examine [...]

EMU Discussion on Incarceration and Reentry

EMU is holding a panel and dialogue about the impacts of incarceration and re-entry on April 19th. [...]

Levar Stoney to Speak at Gemeinschaft Event

Levar Stoney will be speaking at Gemeinschaft's annual fundraising dinner to be held at Harrisonburg Mennonite Church Friday, April 22, with a silent auction from 5 pm and the [...]

Welcome Back Reentry Center Open!

The Valley Justice Coalition in collaboration with the Institute for Reform and Solutions has launched a reentry drop-in/welcome center open to those recently released from [...]

Guest Speaker: Tom Brenneman

This coming Monday, March 21st, we will be hosting Tom Brenneman. Tom is a social worker in the community with a background working with court involved youth. [...]